Bungoma James Bond alias Saleh Wanjala has passed on after a short illness.
Saleh rose to fame in May 2016 after hanging on a plane Ferring the body of a renowned business man Jacob Juma.
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He was arrested and charged but later released for lack of evidence.
It has come to our attention that the Bungoma "James bond" has died! May he RIP pic.twitter.com/kNpWxf1po4
— KOT OCS (@WaruiJohn2) September 28, 2020
Talking to tuko news, a close ally of ‘James Bond’ reported that Saleh falls sick and taken to a county referral hospital where he passed on shortly.
“He was found lying on the floor of his house and was very weak, he could not walk by himself so the family rushed him to Bungoma Referral Hospital where he died moments later,” said Kevin Wanjala, a friend.
ODM Bungoma Youth leader Bob,relatives and the popular Wanyalipopo condole with family of popular James Bond who has died at Bungoma Referral hospital.The deceased is famous for hanging on a helicopter carrying the remains of
the late businessman Jacob Juma . pic.twitter.com/WCUbfyDRzZ
— micah sali (@micahsali) September 28, 2020
Saleh Wanjala is a father of one and till he met his death, Wanjala used to work at Mashambani estate within Bungoma Town.