Kenyans queue to view late President’s body

Emilio Mwai Kibaki laying in state at the Parliament Buildings

 

Kenyans are forming long queues in their nation’s capital, Nairobi to view the body of their former late President, Emilio Mwai Kibaki.

Mr. Kibaki’s body was laid in state on Monday, April 25, 2022 at the Parliament House in Nairobi.

His body will remain laying in state until Wednesday, April 27, 2022.

Kenyans viewing his body

Leading the public viewing of the body was President Uhuru Kenyatta.

Mr. Kibaki died on April 21, 2022 in his home country.

Kenyans in queue to view the body of late former President Emilio Mwai Kibaki

He served as the third President of Kenya from December 2002 until April 2013.

He previously served as the fourth Vice President of Kenya, a position he held for 10 years from 1978 to 1988 under late former President Daniel arap Moi.

His funeral cortege drove through Nairobi roads on Monday from Lee Funeral Home to Parliament Buildings.