Senate Majority Leader and Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen had to be taken to hospital on Monday after sustaining an injury during a football match between senators and Kitui MCAs #SenateMashinani.
The senator was picked by an ambulance and taken to Jordan Hospital for treatment.
He was later referred to Nairobi for a normal procedure, He confirmed on his Twitter account. He promised to be back to the game for its love.
Today in football match between Senate&Kitui County Assembly I fell down&landed on my right shoulder tearing my tendons. I thank Dr.Matu,paramedics&Senate first aid team for attending to me. I have been referred to Nairobi for a small procedure.I will be back.I love this game ⚽️ pic.twitter.com/Oxm348QzSV
— KIPCHUMBA MURKOMEN, E.G.H (@kipmurkomen) September 16, 2019
The senators and MCAs were playing at Kitui showground when an opponent tackled him roughly, injuring him.
The Senate , dubbed Bunge Team, thrushed the MCAs 3-2.