AFC Leopards and Harambee Stars longstanding fan Isaac Juma has been confirmed dead.
The 56-year-old was hacked to death by unknown people at his family home in Rukaya village, Mumias, Kakamega County.
The motive behind the killing is still unknown, even though initial reports point towards a land dispute in the area.
“Juma was hacked to death by unknown assailants at his Bukaya rural home in Mumias,” Mumias West OCPD Stephen Muoni confirmed.
Juma will fondly be remembered for his passion in supporting AFC Leopards and the national team Harambee Stars.
Our condolences go out to the family and friends of our top fan, Isaac Juma following his disturbing death yesterday night.— Harambee Stars (@Harambee__Stars) January 27, 2022
His passion for the game was unmatched.
May his soul rest in peace, and may his family find solace during these difficult times. pic.twitter.com/RVJrLBmB1j
Juma's body, which was picked by the police was taken to a local mortuary as investigations are launched.