Benjamin Ayimba, Former Kenya Sevens Head Coach, Dies Aged 44

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Former Kenya Sevens head coach Benjamin Ayimba is dead. He was 44.

The former Kenya Rugby Sevens head coach Benjamin Ayimba died while undergoing treatment for cerebral malaria at a Nairobi hospital Friday evening, bringing to an end his brave battle with illness for the last three months.

Family spokesman Oscar Osir confirmed Ayimba’s death, telling the Kenya Rugby Union.

“It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Benjamin on Friday 21 May 2021.

He was born on 27 August 1976.