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Uhuru Sends Emotional Condolence Message To Tirop's Family

The President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander - in - chief of the Defense Forces His Excellency Uhuru Mugai Kenyatta has today joined heartbroken Kenyans in mourning the sudden death of Kenyan athletee Agnes Tirop.

Agnes Tirop was found dead under unclear circumstances in house in Item Town, Elgeyo Marakwet County on 13th Wednesday. She was part of the triumphant Kenyan who took in 2020 Tokyo Olympics where she represented the Country in the 5000m race.

In emotional message, President Uhuru Kenyatta mourned Agnes Tirop as a Kenyan hero and champion whose death is a big blow to the country's spotting ambitions and profile.

"I urge our law enforcement agencies led by the National Police Service official to track down and apprehend the criminals responsible for the killings of Kenyan athletic Icon Agnes Tirop so that they can face the full force of the law," The of State directed.

From our news desk we send our condolences message to Tirop's family and friends.

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