Mama Rachel Ruto, DP William Ruto’s wife has mourned the demise of former president Emilio Mwai Kibaki.
Via her social media account, the incoming first lady termed Kibaki’s death as a great lose to the country, saying that his contributions will never be forgotten.
“Mwai Kibaki influenced subsequent generations for a better Kenya. In him, Kenya has indeed lost a patriot, a statesman and a humble servant.
“He lived a beautiful example of what a rewarding calling and noble honor it is to be in public service. A story of selfless dedication and sacrifice in the interest of making Kenya a better place for everyone.
“William and I admired him a lot, and are eternally grateful for the legacy he left behind in this country. We send our condolences to his family, friends and the people of Kenya,” Rachel posted on her social media account.