Widowers and many struggle to find a footing.
It is never an easy thing to do given that death strikes unexpectedly.
This is because in the African setting a woman is considered the support of a home.
This men have however decided to pick up and move in after the loss.
The celebrated artiste lost his wife Salma in 2015.
The mother of one succumbed to pneumonia at the Coast General Hospital.
“She was a jovial lady. In fact, before I proceeded to perform at the Yamoto show at the Mombasa Sports Club, we had lots of fun with her.
It’s very painful and can’t talk much now,” Sudi said at the time
At some point he used to point photos of the woman who won his heart after losing his wife but he has since kept her private.
Maybe for fear of public scrutiny.
Dan lost his wife after she developed complications after delivery, leaving behind a son who never got to know his mum.
Dan Sonko, who is based in Mombasa, has taken charge of bringing up his two sons and he is doing so well.
His young son is now all grown up and their late mum Dru Sonko would be so proud to see what her husband has done.
He has since picked up the pieces and found love but that does not mean he loves his late wife less.
Dan is brand ambassador with Marini Natural and he is also an actor based in Mombasa.
Pastor Ngang’a of Neno Evangelism lost his wife some year ago due to illness. He however married, but his wife left.