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Larry Madowo Mourns His Grandmother In Emotional Post

August 27, 2021 at 14:32
Larry Madowo Mourns His Grandmother In Emotional Post

Celebrated media personality Larry Madowo is in grief after losing his grandmother. The CNN international correspondent and presenter had previously shared that his 96 year old grandmother was seriously ill.

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He added that one of his uncles succumbed to COVID-19.

“I had just finished filming at a crammed ICU treating critical Covid-19 patients in Uganda’s capital of Kampala last month when I learnedthat my uncle Justus had himself died of the virus across the border in Kenya. I was heartbroken and angry.

Larry’s grandmother had been on a ventilator for over four weeks.

In a story the journalist penned on Wednesday, July 21, Madowo noted that his heart sinks every time he gets a call from a relative saying that he usually anticipates bad news.
”Every time I see a call from home, my heart sinks. I always fear that they’re ringing to say that my grandmother has died. She has been on a ventilator for four weeks and my anxiety is near breaking point. ”

Larry Madowo Mourns

He has now shared the sorrowful news on his social media;

My grandmother, the family matriarch, our heartbeat, my comedy partner, the dearly loved Francesca Madowo has joined the ancestors.

I am numb. My heart has been ripped from my chest. Light has gone out of my life. Nind gi kwe, min Omollo”

His grandmother’s death comes just weeks after Larry received promotion to his new workplace CNN; as an international correspondent. This was just among his tremendous achievements this year.
May his grandmother rest in eternal peace.

 

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