Our family has lost a wonderful friend – Margaret Kenyatta’s mourns Uhuru’s classmate

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Our family has lost a wonderful friend – Margaret Kenyatta’s mourns Bruce Odhiambo

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta on Thursday delivered a heartfelt condolence message to former Youth Fund Chairman and President Uhuru Kenyatta’s classmate – Bruce Odhiambo.

Margaret spoke at the memorial of the late Odhiambo which was held at the Nairobi Baptist.

The First Lady hailed the late music producer as a wonderful friend who was generous and always ready to offer an assisting hand.

She also revealed that Odhiambo was one of the people who help her found and build the Beyond Zero campaign - a charity that seeks to build awareness on maternal health.

Johari Cleff Studios

No one word can describe Bruce’s contribution to the building of the Beyond Zero brand to where its current status.”

To us as a family, we have lost a wonderful friend whose contribution to the development of young people, especially in the creative sector will be greatly missed,” Margaret said in her eulogy.

Odhiambo will be laid to rest in Koru, Migori County on Saturday 19th January.

The late was a close friend of the First Family, having met Uhuru at St Mary’s school.

The Kenyattas son, Jomo is among those who were mentored by Odhiambo through an internship at Johari Cleff Studios.

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