Uhuru mourns death of his musician friend's father
- Uhuru mourned the death of his friend's father who succumbed to heart attack
- The late Josephat Mwatia was the father to gospel artists, Roufftone and Daddy Owen
- The musicians father was just fine until he succumbed to a sudden heart attack in his rural home
Uhuru Kenyatta has joined funs of musician brothers, Daddy Owen and Rufftone, in mourning the death of their father, Josephat Mwatia, who succumbed to heart attack.
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Uhuru, who has had a cordial relationship with the musician's family, shared his condolence message in a Facebook post.
"Deeply saddened by the death of Mzee Josephat Mwatia, father of gospel artists Rufftone and Daddy Owen. May God comfort the grieving family." Wrote Uhuru
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Uhuru Kenyatta with Roufftone's family at a Christmas function. Photo: Roughtone /Facebook
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The late Mwatia succumbed to a sudden heart attack at his rural home in Kakamega county on Saturday October 9, after sharing a meal with the musician's mother.
In a statement given by Daddy Owen, one of his son's, Mzee mwatia had excused himself to use the washroom after the meal and was later heard screaming from the toilet where he died immediately.
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Daddy Owen with Solly at a function in Nairobi. Photo: Daddy Owen/Facebook
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The family is organising funeral arrangements while a thanksgiving service will be held on Thursday October 12, at NPC Valley Road.
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Source: Tuko.co.keSource: Google News