Yunita Kibor, the 4th spouse of prominent Uasin Gishu farmer Jackson Kibor, has eulogised the belated previous president Daniel redtube Moi as a strict time-keeper and a frontrunner whom spent greatly when you look at the training of Kenyan young ones during their 24-year reign.
Talking at her Eldoret house in Uasin Gishu County on Wednesday, February 5, Yunita, 39, stated the loss of Moi has “saddened me personally as a leader” because I loved him.
“We are saddened by Mzee Moi’s death because we adored him. Once I had been a kid, we benefited from Moi’s free milk programme. There have been times he’d go to the main college we ended up being their studies at, and we also would sing for him. I happened to be among the list of students whom entertained the then-Head of State, ” Yunita told Citizen Television’s mid-day programme, Sema na Citizen.
“Mzee Moi had been a time-keeper that is strict. As he stated he is someplace at 10am, he would make certain that by 10am, he had been during the place, ” added Yunita.
“I thank Mzee Moi for purchasing children’s training. All of the schools that are good moms and dads are scrambling for today, had been built during Moi’s era. ”
“My husband and I also visited Moi at their Kabarak house a while straight right back, and I also saw their floor tiles, and I also implored my spouse to purchase tiles much like the people we saw at Moi’s place. He acquired the tiles, which we found in constructing our house that is current, said Yunita.
Her spouse, 86, eulogised the belated Moi being a “a good man”, who was simply “born a leader” that is natural.
“Moi had been a good guy, whom knew just how to lead individuals. He knew simple tips to place individuals within their places, ” said Kibor.
Kibor, that has been christened the president associated with “union of Kenyan males” stated intends to hold a conference that is“men’s sometime later on February is on, saying “even as Kenyans mourn Moi, it’s still important to instill values among our young men”.
“Men’s meeting is on. The agenda that is key be educating teenage boys on assets, household and leadership. Among the key areas we will emphasise up up on is why teenage boys should shun extortionate ingesting of liquor. Alcohol should simply be utilized to take pleasure from good moments, rather than turn you into determined by it, ” said Kibor, whom would not expose the precise date of this said-meeting.
In October 2019, Kibor arranged and presided over exactly exactly what Kenyans referred to as the very first “real” men’s conference following the concept strike the Interwebs in February that 12 months.
Attendees parted with Ksh2, 000 each for the function that has been held at Noble resort in Eldoret, Uasin Gishu County on Monday, October 21.
K24 Digital comprehended during the time that at the least 200 males, including wealthy entrepreneurs from Uasin Gishu County, went to the 10-hour session that began at 8am and ended at 6pm.
Kibor stated he got the theory mid-last 12 months after Kenyan guys christened him the “chairperson” of the ensemble in February.
Day the concept of the “men’s conference” was given birth to ahead of the 2019 Valentine’s. Most Kenyan guys joked online that — in a bid to prevent investing in their ladies on February 14 that they were holed up in a two-day men’s conference that began on February 13 and ended on February 15— they would lie to their partners.
Hitched 4 times, divorced twice
And, exactly why they settled on Kibor as their “chairperson”, the guys said: “He Kibor is in the 80s, yet he still has the vitality for carrying on his spouses, the way that is same twenty-something year-old would focus on their girlfriend. ”
Kibor, 86, happens to be hitched four times, and divorced twice. He formally ditched their 2nd spouse in October 2017, and wife that is third December 2018. He, straight away, hitched Yunita; their 4th and wife that is youngest.
Yunita, but, states she got hitched to Kibor in 2002, and therefore allegations she came across Kibor after he “dumped” their two spouses are baseless. Yunita additionally refutes claims that she tied the knot with Kibor in order for she could take advantage of their vast wide range and cash.
The love drama that erupted around Kibor attained him the moniker “chairman”.
And, on October 21, 2019, the “chairman” addressed the ensemble he leads – Kenyan males.
In their target during the event themed “Men and Seven hills of Social Influence”, Kibor urged men “not to be effortlessly swayed by their women”.
The millionaire-farmer also cautioned males against being violent towards their partners, saying: “A real guy, never ever beats up a woman”.
“i usually advocate for males to be strong. They need to make an effort to fight with their liberties, even if they have been old, ” said Kibor.
The controversy-laden ward that is former additionally encouraged males to embrace and keep healthier lifestyles.
“Poor lifestyles result in smaller life spans. Eat well balanced meals, including traditional vegetables, and steer clear of liquor if you’d like to live very long, ” said Kibor.
The 86-year-old additionally urged males to shun the urge of waiting around for their parents that are wealthy pass on the properties for them.
“Build your empire that is own from, ” he said, exposing why he declined to transfer a 1, 250-acre parcel of land to their sons Elkana Kipleting, Evans Kipkosgei, Eric Kipchumba, Raymond Kibitok and Edwin Kipkoech.
“I made a decision to rescind a determination of moving the land in their mind after among the five became an alcoholic, ” said Kibor.
In line with the octogenarian, the son whom succumbed to liquor addiction became sluggish, and couldn’t raise “the normal” Ksh4 million from the maize farm which he son utilized to till.
The men’s meeting in Eldoret had been attended by, and others, ex-Elgeyo-Marakwet County Assembly speaker Albert Kochei, whom moderated the session, and Bishop Jackson Kosgey.
Kochei told K24 Digital that the function had been organised to help males that are fighting identification crisis.
The previous presenter stated they settled on Kibor to chair the conference because he has got “unparalleled success” in agri-business.
Kibor warned guys against adopting tactics that are quick-money saying: “Remember, money gotten through corrupt transactions should come back again to haunt and embarrass you as time goes by. ”
Cases of divorce
The “chairman” in 2017 and late 2018 hogged media headlines for divorcing two of their three spouses in fast succession, citing “cruelty, desertion being rejected conjugal liberties” as key reasons behind the separations.
On 21, 2019, however, Kibor sensationally said he wasn’t the one who ditched his women, but it was his now ex-wives who went to court and successfully applied to dump him “after staying with me for more than 40 years” october.
And, from that experience, Kibor advised guys maybe maybe not hang on to “abusive and relationships” that is unpromising.
“When the wedding strikes very cheap, and there are many more sorrowful times than blissful people, then don’t hesitate leaving that union. Walk down before it becomes a tragedy, ” he said.
Kibor served as being a ward rep in Wareng for at the least twenty years.