Deputy President William Ruto and other leaders have mourned Hellena Serem, the mother of Aldai MP Cornelly Serem.
Hellena died on Sunday afternoon at an Eldoret Hospital, where she has been receiving treatment.
According to Serem’s family , Hellena died after a long battle with cancer.
In his condolence message, DP Ruto prayed for God’s comfort and providence to her family.
“Our heartfelt condolences to Aldai MP Mheshimiwa Cornelly Serem as you grieve the passing of your loving mother, Gogo Hellena Cherobon. She was a hardworking, inspiring and caring woman who devoted her life to community service,”said DP Ruto.
“The Serem family, friends and the people of Aldai are in our thoughts and prayers during this tough time. Rest In Peace Gogo,” he added.
Nandi Governor Stephen Sang also sent his condolence message to Serem and his family following the demise of his mother.
“My heartfelt condolence goes to Aldai MP Cornelly Serem following the passing on of his mother Hellena Cherobon Serem. May God grant him and the entire family strength and fortitude at this trying moment and may her soul rest in eternal peace,’ Sang wrote on his Facebook Page.