Sheikh Salim Abdallah, the older brother of Najib Balala, the minister of tourism, has passed away.
The CS reported his death early Thursday.
Between the years 1966 and 1974, the late Sheikh Salim worked as an assistant minister in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning.
But he did not say what exactly brought to the death.
On top of that, CS Balala said that funeral prayers will be performed on Thursday at 10 am at Shibu Mosque in Mwembe Tayari Mombasa.