Celebrities turn up as Alikiba’s father is laid to rest (Photos)

He died on Thursday

Alikiba's father laid to rest

The late Mzee Saleh Kiba, father to Legendary Tanzanian singer Ali Saleh Kiba aka Alikiba was laid to rest on Thursday evening.

The burial ceremony was attended by a good number of celebrities in the entertainment industry, who came to pay tribute to the late Mzee Saleh. The late was buried at Kisutu cemetery as per the Muslim customs.

Speaking after the burial, Alikiba sent out his gratitude to all the people who stood by their side during the difficult time of losing a loved one.

“Nawashukuru wote walioshiriki katika mazishi ya mzee wangu Na wale ambao hawakujaaliwa pia mimi Na familia yangu tumefarijika sana namuomba MUNGU ailaze roho ya marehemu mahali Pema peponi Na atupe subira kwenye kipindi hiki kigumu AMIN” shared Alikiba.

Mzee Saleh passed on Thursday (Morning) while undergoing treatment at Muhimbili Hospital in Dar es Salaam.

“Tanzia: Baba wa msanii AliKiba @officialalikiba (Mzee Saleh Kiba) Amefariki Dunia alfajiri ya leo katika Hospitali ya Taifa Muhimbili alipokuwa amelazwa. Taarifa Juu ya Mazishi zitatolewa baada ya ndugu kukaa kikao. Inna lillahi wainna ilayhi rraajiun. Pole sana kwa Familia ya KingKiba” read a statement from Clouds Media.

For a longtime, King Kiba has managed to keep his family low key and they only meet the public eye on special occasions.

The Kings Records CEO, is a brother to Musician AbdulKiba, Abou Kiba and Zabibu Kiba.

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