in

Former US President George Herbert Bush Passes On

George Herbert Bush
/courtesy
George Herbert Bush
/courtesy

Former US president George Herbert  Bush has passed on in Houston Texas.

Bush served  as president from 1989 to 1993, Bush and his wife, Barbara, who died in April, remained prominent public figures long afterward. They stood apart as key figure of a political era that many Americans preferred to recall as more bipartisan and cooperative than perhaps it really was.

He was a strong pillar of the Republican party even after he left the White house. His son former president George W Bush said that he was the best father to him and any one would be lucky to have him as a father.

Read: NYS Suspects Want Senior Politicians Barred From Speaking About Their Case

He will be remembered for being foreign policy realist who navigated the turbulent but largely peaceful fall of the Soviet Union in 1989 and assembled an unprecedented coalition to defeat Iraqi strongman Saddam Hussein two years later.

” He was man of the highest character and the best dad a son or daughter could ask for,” in a statement announcing his death.

He died a few months after his wife Barbara Bush.

Do you have a story you want told? Do you know of a sensitive story you would like us to get our hands on? Email your news TIPS to news@kahawatungu.com  Also WhatsApp 0708677607 with your news tips

Avatar

Written by Merxcine Cush

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Loading…

0

Comments

0 comments

Karim

Gor Mahia Bought Me House In Burundi, Says Defender Karim Nizigiyamana As He Leaves

AFCON

Kenya Through To The 2019 AFCON After 15 Years Wait