President Uhuru Kenyatta has sent a message of condolences to Lands CS Faridah Karoney after the loss of her sister, Nancy Cheptoo.
Nancy Cheptoo, who was a retired teacher, has succumbed to Cancer at the age of 54years.
In his message of condolence, President Kenyatta regretted that Nancy had lost the battle with cancer at an age when her family needed her the most, just one year after the death of their father Mzee Edward Karoney.
It is very unfortunate and sad that Nancy has lost her fight with cancer at an age when your family needed her the most. It is even more painful that she has passed away, just one year after the sudden death of your father and family patriarch Mzee Edward KiprotichPresident Uhuru Kenyatta
In his message, the President also said, the retired teacher legacy shall be carried forward by the thousands of young Kenyans she brought up over the years during her long teaching career saying the country shall forever be grateful for her diligent service.