Get Well Soon: Football legend Joe Kadenge readmitted in hospital

Legendary footballer Joe Kadenge has been re-admitted in hospital. His family have asked for prayers from Kenyans from all walks of life.

The man famously known for his football skills has been ailing for sometime now.

This is not the first time that the legend has been hospitalized,in February he was in hospital for months after  he suffered a stroke following the demise of his daughter, Evelyn.

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Carol Radul who is a football enthusiast took to her twitter to ask Kenyans to remember Kadenge and his family in prayers.

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Below are comments from some Kenyans wishing the legend a quick recovery.

@MelvinLyttle1 :Healing is his portion, AMEN.

@StanleyGathaga:How we treat our legends like trash is just sad. Footballing legends in other countries live like kings. Wishing Joe Kadenge a quick recovery.

@BisongaEdwin :Quick recovery to our legend. Healing is his portion.

@JuliusMauka :Woi may he get well as quickly as Possible!

@VigilanceAtieno :May God heal him and strengthen his family during this difficult period.

:We stand with him ..may he heal quick

From Classic 105 and the entire team we wish Joe Kadenge a quick recovery.

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RIP: Rugby player Richard Sidindi Akoth drowns while swimming

Impala Saracens rugby team is mourning the death of their star player, Richard Sidindi Akoth after he drowned while swimming at the club’s swimming pool.

Sidindi, who plays as a full back, met his death on Monday morning .

Sidindi whose nick name was Real Jadhah Power, was an Information Technology specialist.

In 2016, Mwamba RFC scrum-half Victor ‘yoods’ Wayodi passed on during his comeback match.

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Wayodi collapsed on the pitch after developing breathing difficulties while playing against Nakuru RFC.

The 24-year-old was rushed to Nairobi Women’s hospital but succumbed to cardiac arrest while undergoing treatment.

In 2017, Nakuru RFC player, Mike Okombe perished after he was stabbed to death by his girlfriend.

According to reports, Okombe attended a party with his girlfriend, and news of his death broke much later. The girlfriend stabbed him to death after an argument.

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Among those who have taken to social media to mourn him include Carol Radul.

“Impala RFC Fullback Richard Sidindi Akoth has died after he tragically drowned while swimming at the Club’s Grounds this morning. So devastating. May his soul rest in peace. 🙏🏼”

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‘A gentle giant who loved people’ Maina Kageni joins other celebs in mourning Bruce Odhiambo

Tributes from Kenyan celebrities are pouring in following the demise of former Youth Enterprise Development Fund Chairman Bruce Odhiambo.

In 2018 October, Odhiambo went to India to replace his pacemaker that had been implanted under the skin to help manage irregular heartbeats.

He returned to Kenya in November but his body developed more complications that led to his admission to hospital.

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Youth Enterprise Development Fund Chairman

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Below are some of the condolence messages from Kenyan celebs

Pole to the family of Bruce Odhiambo and the entire Music industry on the loss of a pioneer, a giant in the art, a mentor and big brother to many of us. Rest well B.O.

I have nothing but good memories of Bruce Odhiambo. His hospitality. That Friday biryani. Singing random things in his studio. His humour. Rest well Uncle Bruce. You will be missed.

 Big man with a big heart. A gentle giant who loved people. A legend and a pioneer. Thank you for all your influence. Thank you for the memories. Thank you for everything. My sincere condolences to your amazing family as well. Rest In Peace Bruce Odhiambo.

You were front and centre when we created in 2008. I’ll remember you for your contribution to Kenya’s music industry. Rest in peace Bruce Odhiambo

Bruce Odhiambo

Mercy Myra also wrote a long post  expressing her sadness at the demise of the man who helped build her career. She wrote

“The end of 2018 and the beginning of 2019 has just broken my heart with sadness and pain. I cannot begin to put in words how your transitioning pains my heart for. Family, friends and the music industry has lost a maestro and a music genius @bruceodh aka brother B as we called him. Thank you for everything Bruce. My very 1st #mentor my #MusicIndustryDadAndBigBrother. A lion at heart but the gentlest soul.
You birthed the brand #mercymyra You trained and guided me. My confidant my teacher in everything I had to know in becoming an artist and musician.

Mercy Myra mourns Bruce Odhiambo
Mercy Myra mourns Bruce Odhiambo

The first Producer #extraordinaire , #promotor and Music manager I ever had and author of my hit single #tiedero amongst soo many other songs we recorded and or performed with around the world. It hurts soo much that you are no longer with us. I promise to make sure to finish on the song we had started working on and others to follow. May you rest well and hit those keys and strum on that baseline in heaven. I am thankful and greatful for your stewardship. Words will never be enough.
I pray for your family. Lily, Randy, Myke to be gi madhe and entire family. Beduru gi kwe. My love, My heart and prayers to you all. May God hold you all up at this trying time. #rip

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Big win for Carol Radul,Janet Mbugua and Grace Msalame as they are nominated in Top 25 Women in Digital 2018

Carol Radul has every reason to smile as the year comes to an end after being name amongst the Top 25 Women in Digital 2018.

Top Women in Digital recognizes women doing great work in digital who have directly or indirectly contributed to the growth and use of digital for personal and societal good.

The women are innovators, entrepreneurs, corporate trendsetters doing big and small things to make the world a better place.

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Among other celebrities who have been recognized include,Grace Msalame and Janet Mbugua.

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Others in the list include
Liz Njambi-Manager for Uber across East Africa

Elizabeth Costabir-Chief Executive Officer of BuyRent Kenya

Njeri Wangari-a multitalented Kenyan performance poet, writer, marketer and Founding member of Bloggers Association of Kenya (BAKE

Gladys Warindi-an avid technology enthusiast with a passion for brand storytelling, market research, data analysis

Wavinya Malinda-Wavinya is a strategic planner

Rashmi Chugh-Group Head of Digital at the Nation Media Group in Kenya

Chloe Spoerry– Founder and Chief Executive Officer of HiviSasa

Caroline Mbarire– Digital Marketing Lead at Access Leo Burnett

Among others

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Carol Radull Visits Joe Kadenge In Hospital After Sudden Hospitalization

Carol Radull paid a visit to football legend Joe Kadenge who is admitted at Nairobi Hospital due to a spike in his blood sugar.

Joe Kadenge is a retired football player and former coach whose skills continues to inspire many.

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The footballers health has been deteriorating since 2006 when he suffered a stroke. He has on several times been hospitalized, and at one point President Uhuru Kenyatta paid him a visit.

The football legend is said to have fallen down at home following a blackout, that left him with an injury. Among those who went to visit him is the popular TV and radio sports presenter, Carol Radull.

While together, Kadenge made an appeal for his friends to go visit him.”Where have my friends gone and do they know where I am?” he asked.

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Carol took to her social media page to update us about the state of the football legend

‘’Today I visited my friend in hospital. He fell last week during a blackout at home and hurt himself. His blood pressure shot up but is under control now. He asked me to record and share this video. His daughter Susan never leaves his side.

The football legend who is father to Oscar Kadenge  midfielder for AFC Leopards and Evans Kadenge  the head coach of Nzoia United is stable now. According to Carol Radull, Kadenge’s medical bills have been sorted by NHIF so he can rest easy as he recuperates at the Nairobi Hospital.