Kisumu Senator Prof Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o has today donated Sh. 50,000 towards the medical support for former Harambee Stars and Gor Mahia Legend Peter Ochieng Dawo.
Peter Dawo is scheduled to have a knee surgery in Kisumu next month and needs a total of Sh. 600,000 for the medical procedure.
Prof Nyong’o says he has been moved by the plight of Dawo who contributed immensely to the pride and history of Kenya.
He says the country needs to put in measures like insurance and medical schemes for such heroes.
Speaking while giving the donation in Kisumu, Prof Nyong’o appealed to other Kenyans of good will to come to the aide of Peter Dawo and ensure he undergoes the knee replacement surgery.
Dawo on his part appreciated the donation and further urged Kenyans o good will to come out and support him.
He says he has had the recurring knee injury which has affected his movements forcing the doctors to recommend a replacement.