Kenya: President Mourns Kitui West MP as a Dedicated Legislator

press release

President Uhuru Kenyatta has mourned Kitui West Member of Parliament Francis Nyenze, eulogizing him as legislator who served his constituents with commitment and dedication.

President Kenyatta said the late MP always championed national interests and would never allowed narrow selfish interests jeopardize the unity of Kenyans.

"I have known the late Nyenze since the time he was a Cabinet Minister under President Moi's administration, he was always keen on preserving our unity and nationhood. I urge all of us to emulate his leadership style," said President Kenyatta.

The Kitui West MP passed on this morning at a Nairobi hospital.

The late MP has served as a minority leader in the last parliament and was re-elected on a Wiper Democratic Party ticket in August 8 General Election.

The President said it was because of his commitment to servant leadership that the Kitui West residents re-elected him to serve them for another term of five years in parliament.

He prayed to God to give comfort and fortitude to the family and all residents of Kitui West.

See What Everyone is Watching

More From: Kenya Presidency

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 700 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.