• Kibaki Junior issued a series of posts remembering Kenya's third president.
• Kibaki Junior called his grandpa a 'legend' in one of his posts.

with his late grandfather
Kibaki Junior with his late grandfather
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Mwai Kibaki, the third president of Kenya died on Friday this week at the age of 90. The former Head of State was mourned by Kenyans high and low who reminisced about the beloved leader.

His own grandson, Kibaki Junior, who was named after him penned down his own profound message yesterday.

in a file photo
Kibaki Junior in a file photo
Image: Instagram

He remembered the late politician in a series of photos that had accompanying captions.

In his first post, he put up a montage of images of the late Kibaki with his late wife, Lucy Kibaki showing their love over the years. His beautiful caption read, "Together forever."

message to his late grandfather
Kibaki Junior's message to his late grandfather
Image: Instagram

His second post was a celebration of Mr. Kibaki as the country's third commander in chief. He wrote,

"Sometimes a legend that endures for decades...Endures for a reason...To realise the power of our dreams and inspire galaxies of greatness for generations to come. The sky is not the limit. It is only the beginning. Legends never die. RIP, Your excellency."

message to his late grandpa
Kibaki Junior's message to his late grandpa
Image: Instagram

His third post was a thank you note to Kenyans who had stood with his family throughout this trying time.

"Truly overwhelmed by the love and prayers we have received. Thank you for keeping my family and I in your thoughts."

message to his late grandpa
Kibaki Junior's message to his late grandpa
Image: Instagram

The late president will be buried this coming Saturday in his hometown of Othaya. A State funeral service will be held on Friday at Nyayo Stadium.

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