The late Jeremiah Kiereini. PHOTO | COURTESY
Kiereini memorial: Mama Ngina, Njonjo, S.K. Macharia eulogise city tycoon
A memorial service was held for the late Jeremiah Kiereini on Tuesday at the All Saints Cathedral in Nairobi.
The city tycoon and former Head of Civil Service died on May 14, 2019 and was cremated at a private ceremony two days later.
On Tuesday, government officials and top business leaders lauded Kiereini as a emulatable role model.
Attorney General Kihara Kariuki who read a eulogy on behalf of President Uhuru Kenyatta said:
“To the young Mr. Kiereini is a good role model worth emulating in the management of public & private sectors, the companies he oversaw are living examples in our country…”
Baringo Senator Gideon Moi also read a eulogy on behalf of his father, former President Daniel Moi.