The late President Moi’s press secretary, Lee Njiru has clarified the age of the longest serving president.
Moi died in 4th of February 2020 having battled illness and was in and out of hospital till January this year when he was placed on life support machine.
Last year, according to the formal age known by Kenyans, Moi turned 95, age known to many as the dead-end for politicians.
Press secretary confirmed that Mzee Moi hit a century and having served Moi for over 40 years claims that the retired president died aged between 102 and 103 years.
He claims to have known Kenya’s second president more than anyone else, saying that his job entailed knowing his boss inside out.
Lee Njiru also added that Moi asked him not to refer to his identity card as it is misleading.
“I will confirm this to you, Mzee had told me not to look at his ID card, I want to correct you, Moi was between 102 and 103-years-old not 95-years-old like everyone is saying,” Njiru said.
President Uhuru Kenyatta promised a state burial for the professor of politics and a dictator.