Former Vice president and Wiper leader, Hon. Kalonzo Musyoka, has today lost his father, Mzee Peter Musyoka Mairu. Mzee Mairu died at Nairobi Hospital where he was undergoing treatment. He was aged 94.
President Uhuru Kenyatta was among the first leaders who sent their condolences: “My deepest condolences to you my brother @skmusyoka, on the passing on of your father, Mzee Peter Musyoka Mairu. May God grant you grace for this period. Our prayers are with you, your family and friends.”
Deputy president, Hon. William Ruto. in his condolences said: “Deepest condolences to the family of @skmusyoka following the passing on of their father, Peter Musyoka Mairu. Mzee Mairu was a gentle, kind soul whose amiable disposition made him many friends. He fought for democracy, human rights and free expression. Rest In Peace.”
Hon. Raila Odinga: “Pole sana my brother @skmusyoka following the passing on of your Father Mzee Peter Musyoka Mairu. We share in your grief. May God grant comfort to your family at this trying moment.”
Hon. Wavinya Ndeti: “My deepest condolences to the family of my Party Leader H.E @skmusyoka following the demise of their father Mr. Peter Musyoka.
May God give the family the requisite strength & fortitude to cope.
May his soul RIP & shine on his way to dance with Angels and other legends like him.”
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