Gloomy faces hang around Karatina University as students mourn the death of one of their student leaders. Fancy Chepkorir Chepkwony, a third year student passed on two days ago (Sunday 22nd May 2016) after being involved in an accident. Fancy was a resident of Kericho county, Bureti sub county, Ngoina Road.
Fancy as friends knew her, had attended her own birth day celebrations but on her way from the party, she was involved in an accident which claimed her life. Fancy was the serving health director at Karatina university Students governing
According to our news source, Fancy was young, enthusiastic and visionary in her leadership. Friends say her dreams were bigger and fresh each day. Though she was yet to complete her term as the health director, Fancy is said to have achieved most within the docket. Karatina University students who highlighted her achievements termed them as revolutionary and outstanding.
The late Chepkorir was also an advocate of women rights in Kenya. This she did through the very many forums she organized and attended to discuss women rights issues. She was a constant advocate of the gender equality law.
There will be a fund raising in aid of the funeral on Thursday 26th May 2016 at her home in Ng’oinasend off ceremony will be held on Saturday 28th May 2016 at Kabartegan high school near her home at Ng’oina road.
Magazine Reel fraternity condoles with Karatina University, student union members, the family and friends of the late during this trying moments.