Oct 2, 2020 (Thessherald)–The wife of former Minister of Labour, Public Service and Human Resource Development, James Gathoth Gatkuoth has passed on in a hotel room in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa under mysterious circumstances.
“My son was living with the mother all this time till two days ago when he left for Gambella to visit his siblings, only to learn the sad news of his mother’s death,” he said
“Yesterday my wife was found dead and her hotel room was locked using the master key. We can’t tell exactly what caused her death, we are still waiting for the police report. They are still investigating who the last contacts were,” said General James Gathoth in an interview with Radio Tamazuj.
Gen. Gathoth was a former Minister in the then Transitional Government of National Unity and served as Governor of defunct Latjor state.