The former radio presenter and elected Migori Senator Ben Oluoch has died in Nairobi.

The Senator died at the MP Shah hospital a few minutes past midnight. Ben Oluoch won the Migori Senator seat during the 2017 elections.

He had garnered 68,194 votes while his closest opponent came in with 28,696 votes.

Speaking to reporters, Mark Okundi who is the family spokesperson reported that the senator died of throat cancer. The body has been moved to Lee Funeral Home.