|First Lady of Kenya|
30 December 2002 – 9 April 2013
|Preceded by||Lena Moi|
|Succeeded by||Margaret Kenyatta|
13 January 1936
Mukurwe-ini, Kenya Colony
|Died||26 April 2016 (aged 80)|
Bupa Cromwell Hospital, London
Mwai Kibaki (m. 1960)
Lucy Muthoni was born in 1936. Her parents were the late Rev. John Kagai, a pastor of the Presbyterian Church of East Africa and Rose Nyachomba, in Mukurwe-ini, Nyeri County, (formerly Nyeri District in Central Province), Kenya. She was educated at Alliance Girls High School, then trained as a teacher, working first at Kamwenja Teachers College and later at Kambui College in Kiambu, where she rose to the post of principal. She met Mwai Kibaki in 1959. After a two-year romance, the couple married in 1961, with Lucy quitting her teaching career in 1963. They had four children: Judy Wanjiku, Jimmy Kibaki, David Kagai and Tony Githinji.She was a loving grand mother to ,Mwai Kibaki jnr Sean Andrew and Rachael Muthoni,to name a few. Lucy Kibaki was a patron of the Kenya Girl Guides Association.
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