The late retired president Daniel Toroitich Arap Moi’s body is lying in state at parliament buildings as part of the state funeral rights.
Moi died on the 4th of February 2020 after suffering complications from old age for four months.
The ‘professor of politics’ married Helena Bommet in 1950. They had five sons and two daughters and adopted a third daughter. The couple separated in 1974. His wife, known as Lena, died in 2004, and their son Jonathan died last year. Mr. Moi is survived by their sons Gideon, Philip, Raymond and John Mark, and their daughters Jennifer, Doris and June. His only brother, William Tuitoek, died in 1995.