Jail Commander, Superintendent Haraha Kiddy Keko, has confirmed the passing of Abraham Maken.
The late Maken was convicted on February 23 over the murder of Wilfred Langu on July 15, 2015, after a drunken brawl at Taurama.
Commander Keko said the prisoner had TB and was on medication till his passing.
“He had some fracture when he was young but medical also revealed he had TB. So he was also treated for TB until he passed away.
“He’s still in our custody because we need to sort out his casket. That will be our responsibility,” Keko said.