The family of Machakos Senator Boniface Kabaka has issued an update on his health. 

According to the family, Senator Kabaka is recuperating at the Nairobi Hospital. The family has urged the public to ignore any rumors being spread on social media. 

"We wish to inform the People of Kenya and Residents of Machakos County in particular that Senator Hon Boniface Mutinda Kabaka, Advocate is recuperating at Nairobi Hospital. Please avoid or ignore the distressing rumors and fake news and continue praying for the full recovery of our brother, father, friend, pillar, and senator.

Speaking on the matter, Machakos Governor Dr. Alfred Mutua stated that the senator was still in critical condition. 

"He is still in critical condition. I urge those spreading rumours of his death to respect the legislator and his family at this difficult time,” Mutua said.