President Uhuru Kenyatta joined the family of the late former President Daniel Toroitich arap Moi at Kabarak in Nakuru County for a remembrance service.
The Thursday, February 4, 2021, service marked one year since the 2nd President of the Republic of Kenya passed on.
Moi passed on Tuesday at 5.20am in 2020 at Nairobi Hospital, President Uhuru Kenyatta announced last year.
“It is with profound sadness and sorrow that I announce the passing of a Great African Statesman, H.E. Daniel Toroitich arap Moi, the Second President of the Republic of Kenya. His Excellency the Former President passed on at the Nairobi Hospital in the presence of his family,” Uhuru said in a statement.
The nation observed national mourning and the national flag flew at half-mast throughout the state and other facilities of the Republic of Kenya abroad from the dawn of February 4, 2020, until sunset on the day of Moi’s burial.