William Chepkut has dismissed rumours circulating in the social media that the Former Powerful Cabinet Minister Hon Nicholas Biwott had passed on.
Chepkut who is Biwott’s aide has termed the reports unfortunate, careless and meant to create unnecessary confusion.
He further confirmed that Biwott was alive and well.
Chepkut also revealed they would take action against individuals who spread the
rumour, including a media personality who announced Biwott’s supposed death on his twitter account.
“It was very careless of him. This has
caused a lot of tension and shock to Biwott’s family, friends and supporters, the country and abroad.Such people need to be tamed,” he added.
Chepkut asked journalists to exercise restraint and observe code of ethics before reporting to avoid creating unnecessary tension.