Yunita Kibor, the 4th spouse of prominent Uasin Gishu farmer Jackson Kibor, has eulogised the belated previous president Daniel Moi as a strict time-keeper and a frontrunner whom spent heavily into the training of Kenyan kiddies 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 enjoyed him. Once I had been a young child, we benefited from Moi’s free milk programme. There have been times he’d look at the main college we ended up being their studies at, and now we would sing for him. I became among the list of pupils whom entertained the then-Head of State, ” Yunita told Citizen Television’s mid-day programme, Sema na Citizen.
“Mzee Moi had been a strict time-keeper. As he stated he could be 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 his Kabarak home a while right straight back, and I also saw their flooring 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 utilized in constructing our house that is current, said Yunita.
Her spouse, 86, eulogised the belated Moi being a “a good man”, who had been “born a normal leader”.
“Moi had been a good guy, whom knew simple tips to lead individuals. He knew how exactly to place individuals in their places, ” said Kibor.
Kibor, that has been christened the president associated with the “union of Kenyan males” stated intends to hold a conference that is“men’s sometime later 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 key agenda will be educating teenage boys on opportunities, household and leadership. Among the key areas we will emphasise on is why teenage boys should shun drinking that is excessive of. Alcohol should simply be utilized to savor good moments, rather than turn you into influenced by it, ” said Kibor, whom failed to expose the date that is exact of said-meeting.
In October 2019, Kibor arranged and presided over exactly just what Kenyans referred to as the very first men’s that are“real following the concept hit the Interwebs in February that 12 months.
Attendees parted with Ksh2, 000 each for the function which was held at redtoub Noble resort in Eldoret, Uasin Gishu County on October 21 monday.
K24 Digital comprehended at that time that at the very least 200 males, including rich entrepreneurs from Uasin Gishu County, attended the 10-hour session that started at 8am and ended at 6pm.
Kibor stated he got the theory mid-last 12 months after Kenyan males christened him the “chairperson” of these 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 in order to avoid investing in their females 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.
Married 4 times, divorced twice
And, the key reason why they settled on Kibor as his or her “chairperson”, the guys stated: “He Kibor is in their eighties, yet he still has the vitality for carrying on their wives, the way that is same twenty-something year-old would focus on their gf. ”
Kibor, 86, happens to be hitched four times, and divorced twice. He formally ditched their 2nd spouse in October 2017, and 3rd spouse in December 2018. He, straight away, hitched Yunita; their 4th and youngest wife.
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 making sure that 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 in 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 guys against being violent towards their partners, saying: “A real guy, never ever beats up a woman”.
“i usually advocate for males become strong. They ought to attempt to fight due to their liberties, even if they truly are old, ” said Kibor.
The controversy-laden previous ward rep additionally recommalesded men to embrace and continue maintaining healthier lifestyles.
“Poor lifestyles result in reduced life spans. Eat well balanced meals, including old-fashioned veggies, and prevent liquor if you wish to live very very very long, ” said Kibor.
The 86-year-old additionally urged guys to shun the temptation of awaiting their rich moms and dads to pass on the properties in their mind.
“Build your very own kingdom from scratch, ” he said, revealing why he declined to move 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 one of several five became an alcoholic, ” said Kibor.
Based on the octogenarian, the son who succumbed to alcohol addiction became sluggish, and couldn’t raise “the normal” Ksh4 million from the maize farm he son utilized to till.
The men’s meeting in Eldoret ended up being attended by, amongst others, ex-Elgeyo-Marakwet County Assembly presenter Albert Kochei, whom moderated the session, and Bishop Jackson Kosgey.
Kochei told K24 Digital that the function ended up being organised to help guys 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 quick-money tactics, saying: “Remember, money gotten through corrupt transactions should come back once 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 his three wives in fast succession, citing “cruelty, desertion being rejected conjugal liberties” as key good reasons for the separations.
On October 21, 2019, nevertheless, Kibor sensationally said he wasn’t the only who ditched their ladies, nonetheless it had been their now ex-wives whom decided to go to court and effectively used to dump him “after sticking to me personally for longer than 40 years”.
And, from that experience, Kibor suggested males perhaps not hold on tight to “abusive and unpromising relationships”.
“When the wedding strikes very low, and there are many sorrowful days than blissful people, then don’t hesitate leaving that union. Walk down before it becomes an emergency, ” he said.
Kibor served being a ward rep in Wareng for at the very least twenty years.