Young Kenyan medical doctor and her mother killed in ghastly road accident

Dr. Deyman-Ubah Hassan, a doctor at Garissa Referral Hospital, Kenya, along with her mother Habiba Shek Abdullahi and their driver died in a tragic road accident along Mombasa-Nairobi highway on Friday night.

Garissa Township Member of Parliament (MP) Aden Duala, who is the cousin and uncle to the deceased, announced their deaths on Facebook on Sunday.

The National Assembly Majority Leader said the two were traveling together when the accident happened.

"Innalilahi wainaillahim raajun We woke up to sad news following a road accident that took the lives of my cousin sister Habiba Sheikh Abdullahi and her daughter Dr. Deyman. We pray to the Almighty God to grant them jaanatul Fordowsa and give comfort and subra to our family.