KCB RFC’s centre James Kilonzo was on Monday night shot dead at Kasarani.
Kilonzo was at an Mpesa shop withdrawing some money when the thugs shot him twice in the chest.
KCB Rugby made the announcement this morning on social media.
In a statement by Kenya Rugby club: REST IN PEACE JAMES KILONZO.
We are saddened to announce the untimely passing on of one of the pride, James Kilonzo, around 8.30pm last night (24/07/2017). Join us in mourning a rising star rugby player and devoted club member. We shall update you as further news reaches us.
He had just returned from a tour of South Africa where he was named the ‘man of the tour.’
He also played for Catholic Monks as a winger and Centre.
He died at the tender age of 22.