BY OLIVIA MUNGWANA
The shape of the grave of former Kibwezi MP Kalembe Ndile has caused a stir online.
The grave has a stair-like shape which is tiled all around.
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Kenyans online were fascinated with it like one Wahome Thuku who wrote: “KALEMBE Ndile’s grave. This one will find it very easy to climb out on the day of resurrection. ”
Facebook user Njeri Mwangi Gichuhi Karuri replied to him: “The soul doesn’t walk but the body, read the bible well.”
One user Muturi Geoffrey wrote:” Niaje, Kalembe’s resurrection made easy.”
Mr Ndile, who served as the Member of Parliament for Kibwezi from 2002 to 2007, died aged 57 while receiving treatment at the Nairobi Hospital.
On Friday morning, mourners escorted his body to the funeral ground at Ndile’s Mbui Nzau home.
Among those who attended the funeral were ODM leader Raila Odinga,Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka, Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua, Kitui Governor Charity Ngilu, Machakos senator Agnes Kavindu, Machakos Woman Representative Joyce Kamene and a handful of MPs. Makueni deputy governor Adelina Mwau is representing her boss Kivutha Kibwana who is unwell.