Former head of state H.E Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta has penned a heartwarming message and tribute to the family of fallen media Mogul, Mrs Catherine kasavuli,
Speaking through his twitter social media handle, the former head of state praised the fallen icon for her commitment thrughout her career and also added that she played a critical role in the uprising of media in Kenya.
“As an individual I will forever cherish her noble contribution in making the media industry one of the most dynamic and transformative sector of our economy,” he added.
He also urged the family to take heart during these trying times of the year.
Other prominent personalities have expressed their condolences to Kasavuli praising her for her efforts that media the media scape what it is today,
Speaking through twitter President Ruto expressed her grief over the passing on of the Media Icon,
“It is with great sorrow that I join Kenyans in mourning the passing of Catherine Kasavuli who died Thursday night at 60, after a long brave fight with cancer. Catherine was a cheerful, articulate and intelligent news anchor who took to television with unprecedented flair.” he said.
Former Prime minister Rt Hon. Raila Odinga also passed his heartfelt condolences with the family, in a heart warming message
“Following the loss of legendary broadcast journalist Catherine Kasavuli, Mama Ida and I extend our heartfelt condolences to her family, friends, and colleagues. She illuminated our screens as a trailblazer and many women joined the profession due to her captivating presence.”
Kasavuli passed on at Kenyatta national hospital after a long battle with Cancer,