Mother to Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wangamati is dead.

The late Mama Selina Nasike Wangamati, 82, died while asleep.

Leaders from the Western region led by Senator Moses Wetangula sent their condolence messages to the Wangamati family for their loss.

"My condolences to my Governor Wycliffe Wangamati following the loss of his mother. May the Lord give the family strength at this difficult moment. RIP mum," the Bugoma senator said.