, NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 4 – President Uhuru Kenyatta has sent a message of condolence to former Prime Minister Raila Odinga and his family following the death of their son, Fidel.
The President said it was with a deep sense of loss, sorrow and shock that he learnt of the death of the former Prime Minister’s son.
He said the passing of Fidel has robbed the country of a promising young man whose contribution to nation building will be missed by all.
“This is a big loss not only to you and your family but the entire country,” President Kenyatta said.
Consoling the bereaved family, President Kenyatta prayed to God to give them the strength and courage to bear the tragic loss.
“On behalf of my family, the Government and the people of Kenya, and on my own behalf, please accept our deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences,” President Kenyatta said.