Standard Group Chief Executive officer Sam Shollei has eulogised the late Cabinet minister Nicholas Biwott as his mentor.

Sam Shollei eulogises Biwott terming him his mentor

Shollei who spoke during the burial ceremony at Biwott’s Tot village in Elgeyo Marakwet said that the former minister inspired him greatly.

“He was my mentor and I derived inspiration from him greatly as a leader. I have met many people in this country, but I can say Biwott was wiser and good leader” said Shollei.

He urged leaders from the area especially, Elgeyo Marakwet to emulate the leadership skills of the late Biwott.

“I think as Kalenjins and those who aspire to be leaders in future we must emulate Biwott’s style of leadership”he said.

He added that Biwott touched the lives of many Kenyans just like his long friend former President Daniel Toroitich arap Moi.