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Leaders, Kenyans gather at Consolata Shrine for Mama Lucy Kibaki's requiem mass

04 May 2016, 10:29

Nairobi - President Uhuru Kenyatta and other leaders have joined former President Mwai Kibaki in the requiem mass of the late Mama Lucy Kibaki.

The mass is taking place at the Consolata Shrine in Westlands just as the three days of mourning announced by Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday come to an end.

The body of the late Lucy arrived at the shrine at 10am.

Deputy President William Ruto and opposition leaders Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka have also been confirmed present.

The service is open to the public, Citizen Digital reports.

According to Daily Nation, the body of the former first lady will then be taken to Othaya for final burial rites on Saturday.

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