Suzanna Owiyo: Oliver Mtukudzi checked on me during Dusit terror attack, am shocked he is now dead
Legendary Afro-fusion singer Suzanna Owiyo is traumatized by the sudden death of celebrated Zimbabwean singer Oliver Mtukudzi.
Mtukudzi, popularly known as Tuku, died on Wednesday 23rd January 2019 at Avenues Clinic in Harare aged 66. He was said to be battling diabetes for the past one month.
His death has send shock waves across the world, several international celebrities have been pouring in their condolences and tributes.
Kenyan singer Suzanna Owiyo took to social media to share her last WhatApp conversation with Tuku. The fallen singer contacted Suzanna on January 15th to check on her following the deadly Al Shabaab terror attack at DusitD2 hotel in Nairobi.
“Tuku my dear brother, tell me it’s not true. Just the other day you checked on me..trying to find out if i was safe after #DusitHotel terror attack. I celebrate you. Africa has lost a true gem, an Icon, a Legend. Shine on my brother. It is well Oliver Mtukudzi #RIPTuku,” wrote Suzanna Owiyo.