President Uhuru Kenyatta’s message to Gospel artists Rufftone and Daddy Owen following the death of their father

Image: Uhuru and Rufftone

Losing a loved one is never easy. In fact we are often left questioning why death robbed us forgetting that just like birth, death is a rite of passage that we will all have to go through.

Gospel singers Rufftone and his brother Daddy Owen are mourning the death of their dad Mzee Josephat Mwatia who succumbed to a cardiac arrest while in his rural home after having dinner with his wife as revealed by Daddy Owen who said,

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“He was very ok, he had just had dinner with my mother and he excused himself to go to the toilet and the next thing my mother heard him fall. She went to check and found my father on the floor complaining of chest pains and a few seconds later he died.”

Friends and family have however been sending messages of condolences to the family as they face this hard time and now President Uhuru Kenyatta has joined in to console the family.

Through his Official Twitter he wrote saying:

Uhuru Kenyatta message to Rufftone and Daddy Owen's family
Uhuru Kenyatta message to Rufftone and Daddy Owen’s family

We as the Ghafla team send out our heartfelt condolences to the Mwatia family and stand with them in prayers!

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