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President Uhuru, Kihika & Chebet Lectured As Emotions Run High During Tirop's Colourful Burial

Emotions remain high as Kenyan olympian Agnes Tirop last burial ceremony gets underway at their home in Nandi County, as President Uhuru Kenyatta, Nandi Women Rep Tecla Chebet, and DP Ruto' s close ally Senator Susan Kihika are put on spot over their silent actions in relation to Agnes' death.

The body of the 10KM road race champion who was reportedly killed by her husband, left the funeral home on Friday in Eldoret and was marked for public viewing before Saturday' s funeral ceremony.

Speaking during the funeral ceremony, Viola Lagat warned the three leaders of failing to protect women across the country. Viola said that Agnes' case came to light only because she was a celebrity, but several women were killed during the silence from officials who should be held accountable.

She said that women representatives were elected as their representatives, but even her women' s representative is not very visible in the villages, and she has never maintained her silence on the abuse of women and the opposite gender.

" We chose you to be our representative, but girls are killed every day, women get all kinds of abuse but you are just silent without doing anything, " Viola said.

The athlete said that Senator Susan Kihika has been talking a lot when it comes to politics, but she has never done anything to save women.

" Madam Kihika, you are very talkative. We know you as a strong woman, but when it comes to women, you are very stupid, " she claimed.

Viola told the two women leaders to forget about being re- elected if they did nothing about the death of Agnes Tirop.

" If you don' t do anything for my mother and family, then just go home, " he said.

Brave Viola also questioned President Uhuru' s feelings about Agnes' murder case. She asked the president to help pass laws that will protect women in the future.

President Uhuru, how do you feel when an athlete hoists the Kenyan flag very high on the finish line? But how did you feel when Agnes was killed? We do not want to order the arrest of the killer, we want to order the law to be passed to protect women, " Viola said.

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