Water Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki’s daughter: Wendy Muthoni has passed away on Sunday evening in Nairobi Hospital. She was a second-year law student at JKUAT Karen campus. The cause of her death is not known. Various leaders led by President Uhuru Kenyatta have sent their condolence messages to the CS, praying for her family’s comfort.
“I wish you God’s fortitude during this difficult time of grief. I assure you of my support as you come to terms with the big loss.” The message from the President read. Deputy President William Ruto has eulogized the late Muthoni as a determined lady who will be remembered for her kindness.
Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga, who lost his first-born son Fidel in 2015, also condoled with the family while reflecting on the pain of losing a child. “No pain ever comes close to that of losing a child. None whatsoever! Mama Sicily Kariuki, please accept sincere condolences from me and Mama Ida following the passing of Wendy Muthoni. Remain strong. You are in our thoughts and prayers.” ODM leader Raila Odinga wrote.
Wiper Leader Kalonzo Musyoka wrote, “My prayers and condolences to Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki and the rest of her family, on the passing away of her daughter Wendy Muthoni today at Nairobi hospital. May God give you strength during this difficult time.” Wendy was one of Sicily’s four children.