2018 was a low year for Africa as we lost some of the most prominent people and personalities that we felt needed to be remembered.
Here is a list of 7 honored people that we lost in 2018:
Jamal Nasoor is best know for acting in some of the local shows like Vioja mahakamani and Junior .
The 39 year old was allegedly stabbed to death by his lover in 2018.
In 2015, the 28-year-old Nicholas Bett made history by by putting Kenya on the map when he became the first Kenyan to win a gold medal in hurdles during the world competition that was held in Beijing, China
His untimely death happened on 8th August 2018 after he suffered a car crash after car he was driving swerved off the road and crashed into a ditch
The popular Kikuyu Musician who sang songs that empowered masses died while undergoing treatment at Mp-Shah Hospital in Nairobi.
The 79 year old musician was able to put Kenyan music on the front-line as he sang songs Kikuyu and Swahili and would be aired internationally.
Mzee Majuto a Tanzanian celebrated actor passed on while undergoing treatment at Muhimbili Hospital in Dar es Salaam on August 8th 2018 after his health deteriorated during the treatment.
Dj Nakumatt burst into fame after videos of him doing remixes to various songs went viral on the internet.
It is reported that he passed away after a short illness in July 2018.
The renowned Ugandan musician Moses Sekibogo commonly known as Mowzey Radio succumbed to head injuries he sustained in a bar brawl in Entebbe on 1st February 2018.
Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan died on August 18th after battling a short illness.
The 80-year-old, Nobel peace prize winner , died in hospital in Bern, Switzerland
He was the first black African to take up the role of the world’s top diplomat, serving two terms from 1997 to 2006