Marathon Legend Eliud Kipchoge is among respected individuals picked to join the Heroes Council.
Kipchoge was on Monday morning sworn in and will henceforth, determine who is rewarded for their heroic acts during the next future Mashujaa Days.
The swearing in ceremony was conducted at the Supreme Court and presided over by Chief Justice David Maraga.
The Council is a creation of the Kenya Heroes Act that came in force in 2014.
Kipchoge, the present World Marathon (2:01:39), joins others including Adan Wachu (Chairman), Githu Kahengeri, Peter Tabichi and Beatrice Gachegu.