Former Likoni Member of parliament Mwalimu Masoud Mwahima is dead.
He died on Monday night at his Vyemani home in Likoni Sub-county, Mombasa.
The politician died at around 11 pm after suffering from asthma complications.
He received treatment at St. Thomas hospital on Sunday after suffering from asthma.
According to the family he was taken back home after the treatment and died on Monday night aged 78
His death comes barely three weeks after another veteran politician and former Changamwe MP Ramadhan Kajembe succumbed to Covid-19.
Mwahima served two terms sin parliament before he was floored by Mishi Mboko in 2017.
Mwahima had also served the defunct Mombasa Municipal council and as Shika Adabu Councillor.
He later served as Mombasa mayor from 1999 to 2002.