President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday visited the home of former Cabinet Minister Nicholas Biwott who passed away on Tuesday.
The President, who was accompanied by the First Lady Margaret Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto, visited the former Minister’s home in Nairobi’s Riverside Drive to condole with his wife Hannie Biwott and the family.
President Uhuru Kenyatta, First Lady Margaret Kenyatta, DP William Ruto pose for a picture with Biwott’s family in Riverside Drive, Nairobi on July 14, 2017. PHOTO | COURTESY
The President, the First Lady and the DP spent close to one hour at the home of the former Minister who died in a Nairobi hospital.
In his condolence message on Tuesday after the former minister passed away, President Kenyatta said Biwott was dedicated to uplifting the community and the country.
President Uhuru Kenyatta, First Lady Margaret Kenyatta console Hannie Biwott when they visited Biwott’s family in Riverside Drive, Nairobi on July 14, 2017. PHOTO | COURTESY
“He never forgot where he came from, which is why he spent decades building schools, hospitals, and every other kind of development he could. May his generosity never be forgotten,” said the President in his message.
Biwott also served as Member of Parliament Keiyo South.