Yunita Kibor, the 4th spouse of prominent Uasin Gishu farmer Jackson Kibor, has eulogised the belated previous president Daniel Moi being a strict time-keeper and a frontrunner whom spent heavily into the training of Kenyan kids 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 liked him. Once I ended up being a youngster, we benefited from Moi’s free milk programme. There have been times he'd go to the school that is primary had been their studies at, and then we would sing for him. I became on the list of students who entertained the then-Head of State, ” Yunita told Citizen Television’s mid-day programme, Sema na Citizen.
“Mzee Moi was a strict time-keeper. He would be somewhere at 10am, he would make sure that by 10am, he was at the venue, ” added Yunita when he said.
“I thank Mzee Moi for purchasing children’s training. All of the good schools that 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 some time straight right right back, and I also saw their flooring tiles, and I also implored my spouse to get tiles just 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 natural leader”.
“Moi had been a man that is good whom knew just how to lead individuals. He knew simple tips to place individuals in their places, ” said Kibor.
Kibor, that has been christened the president associated with “union of Kenyan men” 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 key agenda will be educating teenage boys on opportunities, household and leadership. Among the key areas we will emphasise up on is why teenage boys should shun drinking that is excessive of. Alcohol should simply be utilized to take pleasure from good moments, and never allow you to be determined by it, ” said Kibor, whom would not expose the precise date for the said-meeting.
In October 2019, Kibor arranged and presided over just exactly what Kenyans known as the very first “real” men’s conference after the concept strike the Interwebs in February that 12 months.
Attendees parted with Ksh2, 000 each for the function which was held at Noble resort in Eldoret, Uasin Gishu County on October 21 monday.
K24 Digital comprehended during the time that at minimum 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 year that is mid-last Kenyan males christened him the “chairperson” of the outfit in February.
Day the concept of the “men’s conference” was given birth to ahead of the 2019 Valentine’s. Most Kenyan males joked online that — in a bid in order to avoid investing in their ladies on February 14 — they might lie for their lovers they had been holed up in a two-day men’s conference that started on February 13 and finished on February 15.
Hitched 4 times, divorced twice
And, the key reason why they settled on Kibor because their “chairperson”, the guys stated: “He Kibor is in their eighties, yet he continues to have the vitality for carrying on their spouses, the way that is same twenty-something year-old would deal with their gf. ”
Kibor, 86, happens to be hitched four times, and divorced twice. He formally ditched their 2nd wife in October 2017, and 3rd spouse in December 2018. He, straight away, hitched Yunita; their 4th and wife that is youngest.
Yunita, but, claims she got hitched to Kibor in 2002, and therefore allegations she came across Kibor after he “dumped” their two spouses are baseless. Yunita also refutes claims that she tied the knot with Kibor in order for she could reap the benefits of their vast wide range and cash.
The love drama that erupted around Kibor obtained him the moniker “chairman”.
And, on 21, 2019, the “chairman” addressed the outfit he leads – Kenyan men october.
In their target during the event themed “Men and Seven Mountains of Social Influence”, Kibor urged men “not to easily be swayed by their women”.
The millionaire-farmer also cautioned males against being violent towards their spouses, saying: “A real guy, never beats up a woman”.
“i usually advocate for males become strong. They need to make an effort to fight because of their legal rights, even if they've been old, ” said Kibor.
The controversy-laden previous ward rep also recomguysded males to embrace and continue maintaining healthier lifestyles.
“Poor lifestyles result in faster life spans. Eat foods that are healthy including old-fashioned veggies, and give a wide berth to liquor if you wish to live very very very long, ” said Kibor.
The 86-year-old additionally urged guys to shun the urge of awaiting their rich moms and dads to pass on their properties for them.
“Build your own kingdom from scratch, ” he said, exposing 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 the decision to rescind a determination of moving the land in their mind after one of many five became an alcoholic, ” said Kibor.
In accordance with the octogenarian, the son who succumbed to liquor addiction became sluggish, and couldn’t raise “the normal” Ksh4 million from a maize farm he son utilized to till.
The men’s conference in Eldoret ended up being attended by, amongst others, ex-Elgeyo-Marakwet County Assembly presenter Albert Kochei, who moderated the session, and Bishop Jackson Kosgey.
Kochei told K24 Digital that the function ended up being organised to aid guys who will be fighting identification crisis.
The previous presenter stated they settled on Kibor to chair the conference because he's got “unparalleled success” in agri-business.
Kibor warned guys against adopting quick-money tactics, saying: “Remember, money gotten through corrupt transactions can come back once again to haunt and embarrass you later on. ”
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 denied conjugal liberties” as key reasons behind the separations.
On October 21, 2019, nevertheless, Kibor sensationally stated he wasn’t usually the one who ditched their females, however it ended up being their now ex-wives whom decided to go to court and effectively applied to dump him “after sticking with me personally for over 40 years”.
And, from that experience, Kibor suggested men maybe maybe not hold on tight to “abusive and relationships” that is unpromising.
“When the wedding strikes bottom that is rock and there are many sorrowful times than blissful people, then don’t hesitate leaving that union. Walk down he said before it becomes a disaster.
Kibor served as a ward rep in Wareng for at the least two decades.