Top 5 @ 5: Moi's final bow, Tuju in ICU, Uhuru's mistake with Mzee

The stories making headlines in the Star this evening.

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• The stories making headlines on the Star this evening.

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Raymond Moi on Wednesday gave the family leadership rungu to Baringo senator Gideon Moi, while Jubilee Party secretary general Raphael Tuju was admitted in ICU.

Meanwhile, President Uhuru Kenyatta narrated how he hid a mistake from Mzee Moi and ODM leader Raila Odinga told Gideon he can run for whichever seat he wants.

'Fimbo ya nyayo': Raymond gives Moi's political baton to Gideon

Raymond Moi on Wednesday gave family leadership rungu to Baringo senator Gideon Moi.

The rungu which came from Kalenjin elders was given out during the funeral service of Mzee Daniel Moi which is taking place in Kabarak.



Tuju admitted to ICU after crash on way to Moi funeral

Jubilee Party secretary general Raphael Tuju has been admitted to ICU after he was flown to Karen Hospital following an accident on Wednesday morning.

Sources told the Star that Tuju, who had chest pains, had to be taken to the Intensive Care Unit.

How I hid from Moi after my mistake - Uhuru

President Uhuru Kenyatta has narrated how he hid from Mzee Daniel Moi after he made a mistake.

Speaking during Moi's funeral service in Kabarak on Wednesday, Uhuru said a phone call came in at 5 am making him weary.


'Jowi! Jowi'! Raila emulates father in mourning Moi at Kabarak

Jowi! Jowi!

These were the words of ODM leader Raila Odinga who sang at the burial of former President Daniel Moi at Kabarak on Wednesday.

"Yawa paru uru loo ..loo wang'e tek.. ee wuoyi gima ichamo ee mari,gima odong' to kik igen..jowi jowi!!) Raila sang.

We are sons of hustlers, do not call us dynasties - Raila

ODM leader Raila Odinga has eulogised the late retired president Daniel Moi as a great philosopher who had the power to predict what would happen.

Raila said Moi played a key role in the war against imperialists that later saw the release of all political detainees.