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" You Represented and Promoted our Country Well, " Eliud Kipchoge Mourns Slain Athlete Agnes Tirop

The country has so far this year witnessed sad incidents ranging from cases of murder, attempted murder, accidents, rape, and even fire outbreak throughout the country.The recent case is that of Athlete Agnes Tirop who was reportedly murdered by her husband.

She was found dead and her slayer has since been arrested and confessed to have killed her by stabbing her using a knife. The athlete is set to be buried today at her parents' home in Kapnyamisa Village, Mosoriot, Nandi County.

The country's top athletes including world record holders all came out to mourn their departed compatriot. She was found dead in her home in Item, Elgeyo Marakwet county last week. She is set to be buried today Saturday 23 October 2021.

World record holder Eliud Kipchoge has taken to social media to mourn the slain athlete. He wrote on his twitter account "You represented and promoted our country well. You were the future of athletics in the whole! Rest in peace Agnes."May her soul rest in peace.

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