President William Ruto has mourned the death of Namibian president Hage Geingob.
He described the deceased as a distinguished leader who served the people of Namibia with focus and dedication.
“I extend my deepest condolences and sympathy to the family and the people of Namibia following the death of President Hage Geingob, ” he wrote.
Ruto says the deceased was a believer of a unified Africa and strongly promoted the continent’s voice and visibility at the global arena.
“May God give the people of Namibia strength and courage during this difficult period.Rest In Peace, ” he added .
Geingob died at the age of 82 while receiving medical treatment at a hospital in the capital, Windhoek.
Mr Geingob had been diagnosed with cancer and revealed the details to the public last month.