Prof Mbiti laid to rest as leaders Eulogise Him deeply


Makueni county Governor professor kibwana and his wife attended the sendoff of Kamba intellectual giant professor mbiti in mulango ward, in kitui central.

Professor mbiti rested on 6th October in Switzerland. Mbiti worked on atranslation of the bible from original greek to kamba language.

The memorial ceremony was attended by Kalonzo Musyoka, Nyiva Mwendwa, Mutava Musyimi, Titus Mbathi, an Mp from Makueni, Ole Sapit, and many others.

READ MORE :  Kitui launches 75 Boreholes Drilling Programme

Given Alfred Mutua and Raila Odinga sent their condolences, Nyiva, Kitui central Mp, Willy Mutunga, and many others supported the final send-off of world-famous scholar and Akamba son. Malombe sent condolences, and he also came for the send-off ceremony.

Governor kibwana said he has known mbiti as an intellectual giant, gentle, warm, creative, a renowned theologian, philosopher, author teacher, and pastor.

READ MORE :  Stop Sponsoring Headlines and Focus on Uplifting Citizens Needs, Says Ngilu

The Makueni Governor said professor mbiti made a significant contribution to the advancement of intellectualism in the world in trying to challenge the long-held view that traditional African ideas were evil.

kibwana said professor mbiti was a rare human being. Kitui Governor charity Ngilu was represented by CO ministry of water mr Kioko kiilu.


Other leaders who attended the sendoff of professor mbiti were; mango ward MCAS hon Nzamba James, Kalimani MCA ( makueni county), nominated MCA mary Ndumbu, Nairobi wiper chairman Hon Roy kivusyu, Titus Mbathi among other.