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Breaking News: Raphael Tuju's Mother is Dead

President Uhuru Kenyatta has expressed condolences to the family of Jubilee Secretary General and Cabinet Secretary Raphael Tuju on the death of their mother, Mama Mary Odiyo Tuju.Mama Mary, 87, died last night while being treated in a Nairobi hospital.

The President praised Mama Mary as a hardworking community leader and elder who valued and supported education as the foundation of life in his message of condolence to the family.The Head of State described Mama Mary as a strong matriarch who raised a successful family and prayed to God for solace and fortitude for the Tuju family during this difficult time of mourning.

"We will be eternally grateful for the work she has done for our country and for raising a strong family that has continued to contribute to our country's socioeconomic transformation."

"I pray that God will pour out his love and peace on you as you mourn the loss of your beloved mother.I assure you of my prayers and support as you cope with the loss of your family matriarch," President Kenyatta consoled the family.

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