Comedian Desagu has paid a moving tribute to John De Mathew who passed on last night after a tragic road accident.

The music icon rammed into the back of a moving truck near Blu Post Hotel along Thika Road. He was pronounced dead on arrival at the hospital.

Comedian Desagu has paid tribute to the fallen star saying,

“You are among the first artist I knew growing up. Your Songs “Nitugakena” & “Njata Yakwa” “Nduku” were my Favorite…”

He continued, “If I was to do a wedding you were the first artist I could have booked to perform “Nitugakena”.”

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In another post the comedian wrote, “RIP JOHN DEMATHEW. This was My Favorite Song ‘Nitugakena’. Rest with the Angels.”

Desagu’s other favourite song off of DeMathew’s catalogue is Njata Yakwa which features Woman rep Sabina Chege.

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Desagu finished off his tribute by saying,

“May your Soul Rest in Peace and May God comfort your family through these tough times. You will always be remembered RIP.”

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