Cohen to be buried Monday in a private ceremony

Written By: KBC Reporter

The burial of the Dutch businessman Tob Cohen’s body has been pushed from Thursday to Monday.

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Lawyers representing both families agreed on the burial date and venue.

Cohen’s remains will be interred at a Jewish cemetery in Nairobi in a private ceremony on Monday afternoon at 2pm.

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Addressing the press Thursday, Cohen’s family lawyer Cliff Ombeta and Cohen’s widow lawyer Philip Murgor said Sarah and Cohen’s sister Gabriel will participate in the event.

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The burial rites will be in accordance with Jewish rites by the concerned community leaders.

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The two lawyers requested authorities to facilitate the arrangement so that the late Cohen can be accorded a dignified send off as proposed.

The body of the tycoon was found in a septic tank at his Kitusuru home.

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Meanwhile, the public will have to wait a little longer for the final autopsy report on the body of the late Cohen.

This is due to a court order that bars three pathologists tasked to perform the exercise from sharing details of their findings outside court.




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