Bruce Odhiambo, Former chairman of the Youth Enterprise Fund, has
succumbed at the Nairobi Hospital, where he had been receiving treatment. He
reportedly died hours after he had been wheeled to the ICU.
Odhiambo resigned in 2017 after he was largely mentioned in the graft
scandal that rocked the Fund.
Johnson: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.
Youth Fund: On behalf of the Board, Management
& Staff of @YouthFund_Ke I wish to
convey our sincere condolences to the family of the late Bruce
Odhiambo. He was the fourth Chairman of the YEDF Board. He loved
working with the youth, especially in the creative industry.
SOL: RIP Bruce Odhiambo . Your
immense contribution to the industry laid the foundation for many artists.
You were not only a mentor but a dad to us all. May you rest with the
Radull:You were front and centre when we created @RadioJamboKenya in
2008. I’ll remember you for your contribution to Kenya’s music industry.
Rest in peace Bruce Odhiambo.
Alfred Mutua: Very sad about the passing of my
friend Bruce Odhiambo. In the last three months, he
remained strong even as his sick heart failed him. It was sad to watch him
suffer. I will cherish the many moments we spent together. We have lost a
good man and one of the most creative minds.