The body of the late Agnes Tirop was taken today from the Moi teaching and refferal hospital morgue to her home in Kapnyamise village in Nandi county ahead of her burial which is scheduled to be held tommorow Eldoret residents and Kenyan atletes came out in large to escort the body of the slain champion Agnes Tirop as a way of paying her the last respects she deserved
Photo (Courtesy) The family of Agnes Tirop couldn't control their tears as she was finally being laid to rest. Family, friends, relatives all joined in the final procession to where she was to be laid to rest. It was a moment of sorrow for everyone that attended the slain heroine's burial.
Agnes Tirop’s family has come out to reveal some disturbing details of the events that occurred before her untimely demise. Neighbours found the 2020 Tokyo Olympics star dead at her home in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet County on 13th October, 2021. The 25-year-old long-distance runner had several stab wounds.
The teary mother to the slain athlete has narrated her last moments with her daughter Agnes Tirop. Dina Tirop pensively sat with locals who had come to comfort her at her home in Nandi County. Photo (Courtesy) Dina said that the loss of her daughter will forever remain in her mind.
There are thousands of secondary schools in our country. Most parents try their level best to ensure that their children learn in the best schools. Now, in Elgeyo Marakwet county there are nearly 30 secondary schools. They are either mixed or single schools. These learning institutions largely accept learners from within their county.
The burial ceremony for Kenya's 2015 World race champion Agnes Jebet Tirop is underway at her parents direct Kapnyamisa Village, Mosoriot in Nandi County. Tirop, who was found dead in her house last week in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet County, was at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics where she finished fourth within the 5,000 metres final won by Sifan Hassan of European country.
(photos courtesy) Husband to slain 2015 Cross Country Champion Agnes Tirop has been arrested in Changamwe, Mombasa over her murder in Iten. According to police statement, the suspect was driving in a private car when he was arrested. Tirop, 25, was part of the triumphant team that represented Kenya in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics; where she represented the country in the 5,000m race and finished fourth in the finals.
Agnes Tirop, a fallen athlete, is being buried at St Michael's Academy Nyamisa Primary School in Nandi County. Hundreds of athletes and officials from the Ministry of Sports and Athletics Kenya have gathered to pay their condolences to the athlete who was discovered dead at her home in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet County in October 13, 2021.
Angel Tanui just joined the world fastest female athletes after breaking the Amsterdam marathon course record by running under 2 hours 17 seconds and 57 microseconds at a competition held in Netherlands. Kenyans dominate the competition as Elisha Rotich also emerged victorious in men's marathon. This is just a week after her fellow athlete Agnes Tirop, who took part in Tokyo Olympics 2020 and managed the 4th position in 5 thousand meters, was brutally murdered at her home in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet County with her own husband being the prime suspect.
Athletics Kenya, a body that is mandate in controlling and overseeing athletes in Kenya offices will remaining closed tomorrow, Friday, ahead of the slain athlete Agnes Tirop. In an official statement released on Thursday, the body informed the public that they will remain closed and not operational in honor of the slain hero who was allegedly murdered by her estranged husband on Wednesday, October 13, 2021.
Elgeyo Marakwet County Senator Oscar Kipchumba Murkomen is known to be a die hard fan of Manchester United football club. Over the weekend, several Manchester United fans were left frustrated by team's performances during the four two thrashing by Leicester City at the Kingpower Stadium. Several Manchester united fans including Kipchumba Murkomen were expecting Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to be sacked by the board, but they still have faith in the manager even though the results are poor.
AUDIO LEAK: Phone Conversation between 'Manu' Husband to Athlete Agnes Tirop before she was Murdered
An Audio conversation between Kenya's Olympian Agnes Tirop's Husband Ibrahim Kemboi and his 'Unknown' friend has just leaked out just hours after the husband was arrested in Mombasa. The Audio is allegedly a phone call between the two just a day before Tirop's body was on found in her house on Wednesday, October 13 in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet County with wound stabs.
Witnesses are recounting how a mother and her children died in the hands of a gunmen. The scene is in Elgeyo Marakwet County. Going by the reports, the mother, her two children, one in class seven and the other in grade four, were on the farm harvesting sorghum when the bandits attacked.
Agnes Tirop, a former World Cross Country gold medalist, educated several youngsters whose futures are now in jeopardy. On Wednesday, Tirop, 25, was found killed at her home in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet County. Many of those who relied on her are considering their options in the wake of her passing.
Residents of Kaben, Elgeyo Marakwet County are living in fear as bandits attack a mother and her two children who were sprayed with bullets as they were busy with their daily chore in their farm. According to Kenyans.co.ke news podcast, the mother and her two children (one in class seven and the other in grade four) were busy harvesting sorghum when the armed bandits approached them.
Emmanuel Ibrahim Rotich , serial killer , now arrested. Rotich, the husband to the dead Kenyan long distance athlete Agnes Tirop, has been arrested in Mombasa. Rotich, is the prime suspect in the murder of the 25-year-old two-time World Championships medallist was arrested by police in Changamwe, Mombasa on Thursday night after being on run for couple of days.
Kenyans have congratulated the effort made by the police to arrest Ibrahim Rotich, the husband to Kenyan long distance athlete Agness Tirop who had just represented Kenya last month in Adidas event in Germany where she won by breaking the women only 10 km world record. Rotich had been named as the key suspect in the murder of Tirop.
Azimio la Umoja rally by Orange Democratic Movement party leader Raila Odinga and his delegates was taken to Eldoret Town where the reception by residents was so welcoming. Several grassroot leaders from the Rift Valley Region were present at the meeting with Governors from Elgeyo Marakwet County and Kakamega County (Tolgos and Wycliffe Oparanya).
Kenyans have praised the police for their efforts in apprehending Ibrahim Rotich, the husband of Kenyan long-distance athlete Agness Tirop, who had just competed in an Adidas event in Germany last month and won by breaking the women's only 10 km world record. Rotich had been named as a prime suspect in Tirop's murder.
Raila Odinga's Azimio la Umoja rally to Eldoret Town, Uasin Gishu County came as a huge success as he has received more support pledges from the people of the region. Elgeyo Marakwet County Governor Hon Tolgos pledged his support to the former Prime Minister, with more also doing the same.