Baringo governor Benjamin Cheboi has confirmed the death or his deputy charles Kipng’oek.
Through his official Facebook page Cheboi said the deceased was about to depart for Mombasa to attend the induction for newly elected Governors and Deputy Governors
“It is with great disbelief and profound shock that I announce the untimely demise of our beloved Deputy Governor H.E. Charles Kipng’ok, HSC on Wednesday 14th September 2022 at around 7.00 Pm at JKIA Nairobi. He was just about to depart for Mombasa to attend the induction for newly elected Governors and Deputy Governors,” he said.
He send a message of condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
” I take this moment, with a heavy heart to convey my condolences to the family (wife and children), relatives, friends, people of Baringo County and the Country. Please remember the heartbroken family in prayers,” he added.
More details on plans did the burial of the deceased will be communicated later.
Kenyans used his post to send their messages of condolences to the family and friends of the deceased .
Nelly Amdany wrote “Unbelievable. Mutyo mising governor, the family and the good people of Baringo county. May you all be comforted,”
Vivy says “So sad indeed. Very painful, My sincere condolences to the family May Almighty God comfort you. We have lost a great leader. Poleni sana,”
Liz Jerop says “It is painful to accept My heartfelt condolences to my classmate Felix Maiyo , his siblings and entire family….May God give your strength and courage and this time of sorrow……We have lost a great leader…. R.I.P Hon Kipngok ,”
Vince Kiptich says “Condolences to the family, relatives, Governor and the people of Baringo for the loss of DG, may God comfort and strengthen you during this difficult period,”