Fallen Nakuru RFC and Kenya Simbas backrow Mike Okombe was laid to rest on Thursday 16 November.

The former Kenya Simbas flanker was buried at their home in Emasatsi, Kakamega county.

Until his demise, Okombe had been capped 17 times by the national 15s side since making his maiden appearance in 2013.

He also managed to win two Kenya Cup titles with his club Nakuru RFC in 2012 and 2013 seasons.

Okombe passed away on Saturday, 4 November in Nakuru County where he had finished clearance with Nakuru RFC and was in the process of finalizing a move to Kabras Sugar.