By yoana kim
9th Nov 2018
The father to Wiper Party leader and NASA luminary Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka father Mze Peter Mairu was laid to rest on Friday in a colourful ceremony attended by the president of the Republic of kenya.
In attendance was deputy president William Ruto, Rt hon Raila Odinga, kitui Governor Charity Ngilu, machakos governor Dr Alfred Mutua ,makueni governor prof Kivutha kibwana, Senators , Members of Parliaments , speakers, hosts of mcas and several local leaders.
It was not a normal burial service politics took center stage at Tseikuru Stadium in Mwingi North Constituency with politicians doing their best at the podium.
The chopper carrying the remains of freedom fighter and educationist, the late Mzee Peter Musyoka Mairu casket touched down at Tseikuru Stadium around 10:00hrs for burial service and finally be laid to rest at his rural home few metres away..
Tassle over Mamba narratives
National assembly Majority leader hon aden Duale asked Senate majority leader to avoid crocodile narratives, We dont want to be reminded about mamba, we need the country to heal, hon Duale said.
Raila odinga says river Jordan was full of crocodile that why it hindered his journey to Canaan, amid aplause from the mourners , kitui senator hon wambua urged the president to end mutha , imumba bandits menace, Kitui women rep Dr Irene Kasalu asked the president to protect Mutha residents against bandits attacks.
Kitui governor Charity Ngilu when invited to speak, the governor invited kitui south member of Parliament dr Racheal kaki Nyamai to speak,Nasa principal hon Mudavadi asked the government to control borrowing in the country.
The president Uhuru Kenyatta when he rosé to speak the president defended the borrowing, saying we are Not borrowing to consume , we do borrow for infrastructure development like kitui kibwezi road.
President asked kamba leaders to unity and join him for the service to the people, jooni tufanye kazi pamoja the president said.
Wiper leader Dr StephenKalonzo is likely to be forwarded to Au special peace envoy reprentatives ,Dr Stephen kalonzo Musyoka said ” from Now on Mimi Nitakuwa mtu wa mkono na Mtu asiasiniulize kalonzo Musyoka said.
president Uhuru Kenyatta confirms his four big aganda resembles that of kitui Governor Charity Ngilu.