Professor KIVUTHA KIBWANA tells pretenders who were cheering MOI not to mourn MATIBA - Here is his poem.

Wednesday April 18, 2018 - Makueni Governor, Prof Kivutha Kibwana, has eulogized veteran politician, Kenneth Matiba, with a poetic tribute telling pretenders not to mourn the death of the second liberation hero.

Matiba, 85, died on Sunday while undergoing treatment at Nairobi Hospital.

Here is Kibwana’s full eulogy to Matiba

Life and times of Kenneth Stanley Njindo Matiba


Now that you are dead and gone, we decree you a Hero

You who declined the silver spoon to open democracy's prison door

You dreamed freedom, birth of a People's Republic. A Canaan for the masses and others, will the citizens remember to mourn from memory ànd heart?

Who will come to bury you or it doesn't matter your yesterday's tormentors?

Will mèn in black sit through your departure as they banter?

Acknowledging an irritànt seemingly from the same stock

You stubbornly demànded justice from a lunatic state

You were told your pedigree was

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