Former President Daniel Arap Moi has died.
Uhuru Kenyatta issued a presidential proclamation announcing the passing on of Mzee Moi
Mzee Moi died at the age of 95.
Moi has been in hospital for the past months. He had been put life support machines as his lungs had failed.
Moi’s personal doctor David Silverstein has been assuring members of the public that Mzee was stable and that they were doing everything to manage recurring complications that have kept him at the hospital for almost three months.
During his initial admission, he was treated for pleural effusion –a medical condition where excess fluids accumulate around the lung areas leading to lunch failure.
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