Remarkable photos showing the deep connection Moi shared with wife Lena

 

 

The funeral service of the late, retired President Daniel Moi was held at Nyayo Stadium Tuesday February 11.

Mzee Moi’s body left State House at 9.18am after the head of state and his family paid their last respects.

The casket covered with the national flag of Kenya was placed in a military truck ready for a procession to Nyayo Stadium.

Moi’s family have shared his memorable moments with wife Lena in the obituary.

Here are photos showing the connection they had when she was alive and their story:

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Details of their life together were shared and in one photo we see the happy couple sharing a hug.

Mama Lena died on Tuesday July 27, 2004.

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Lena a trained teacher took up the role as a full time housewife as Moi’s career flourished.

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She retreated to a quiet life at their Kabimoi farm where she passed on in 2004.

He married Lena in 1950 and were blessed with eight children- five sons and three daughters.

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‘He was at ease with his death’ Gideon Moi shares details of fathers last moment

 

Baringo Senator Gideon Moi has shared details of former President Daniel Moi’s last moments before he died.

Daniel Moi passed away at 5am at the Nairobi Hospital. He was 95 years, but according to his Press Secretary Lee Njiru was 103 years.

Gideon in a voice note heard by Classic 105 revealed that

‘I was by his side when he died. He was at peace and the family has accepted’

Rest In Peace: Former President Daniel Arap Moi dead

Gideon added that

‘Mzee passed on this morning at 520. Mine is just to give heartfelt gratitude to all Kenyans.’

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Gideon Moi

Rest In Peace Mzee

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Uhuru secret note to Gideon Moi gets hilarious reactions from Kenyans

Uhuru Kenyatta is a president who might be remembered more for the memorable memes that his face makes than for what he did for Kenya.

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Uhuru Kenyatta

Moving on swiftly,Β  a new meme might just have started after a video emerged of the president scribbling something on a note then passing it to Baringo Senator, Gideon Moi.

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William Ruto speaking at the event. One can see Gideon on gthe right with red trousers and yellow socks

Despite the contents of the note being secret, the reaction by the Baringo Senator made it clear that Uhuru sent him something hilarious.

Gideon couldn’t contain himself as he laughed as Uhuru looked on at him cheekily.

Check out the video below;

What he was writing is the subject of speculation and many Kenyans are trying to work out the message he wrote for Gideon.

Some speculated that he wrote, the now popular term, ‘Wamlambez’ on the note. If you don’t know what that means, Google is your friend.

And guess what, Kenyans have a knack for coming up with some of the most hilarious things to say and this one was not any different. Some of the speculations from Kenyans is below;
Sheilah Birgen I swear this man is spesho! πŸ€£πŸ€£πŸ€£πŸ€£πŸ€£πŸ€£πŸ€£πŸ€£πŸ€¦β€β™€οΈπŸ€¦β€β™€οΈπŸ€£πŸ€£πŸ€£πŸ€£

KIMUTAI Msee hata haskizi mode, wanakumbushana tu vile funky ya Sato karibu wadandiwe kwa ile bus…

Wanjiku YegonΒ This is us passing sticky notes to each other during preps pale dining hall. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

MOSBY Cheki .. nikimalizia hii kitu si ni kujenge.. bora uniangushie ki mzeng ..

Wilson πŸ‡°πŸ‡ͺ πŸ‡―πŸ‡²Β And he pretends hakuna kitu amefanyaπŸ˜‚

It is good when you can see our leaders smile like this, even with the crazy politiciking we witness day in day out.

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