• CAS Ministry Youth Affairs & Sports Jaguar announced the meeting indicating it was a breakfast meeting.
• He indicated that DP Rigathi was handling matters about financial challenges for the family members.
Family members of the late Coast-based singer Ally B were hosted by Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua at the official residence in Mombasa.
The Government addressed the matter of the education and wellbeing of the late singer's children, promising to cater for costs.
In a statement, CAS Ministry Youth Affairs & Sports Jaguar announced the meeting indicating it was a breakfast meeting.
He indicated that DP Rigathi was handling matters about financial challenges for the family members.
"Accompanied the family of the Late musician Ally B to the official residence of His Excellency the Deputy President Rigathe Gachagua in Mombasa. H.E. has promised to educate the late legend kids and also support the window open a business to sustain the family," Jaguar wrote.
The DP was touched by Ally B's story of his rise to fame
"This morning at the Official Residence in Mombasa, I hosted the family of the late Musician Ali Mwakaribu Ally B, who passed on early this month to comfort and encourage them. Rising from a humble background, Ally B hit the national stage with his electrying music, which defined him as an exceptionally talented individual. He is also remembered for his unwavering support during our election campaigns."
The DP also offered words of comfort to the grieving family, listening keenly to them as they spoke. He also delivered a special message from President Ruto.
"I also delivered President @WilliamsRuto's message of comfort as we continue to pray for Ally B's Soul to Rest in Eternal Peace. We will walk this life's journey with his young family. The Creative Arts industry is central to the Ruto Administration as we seek to develop potential talent, not only for entertainment and educating, but also as a source of a dignified life for the artists and their families. I was accompanied by a politician and musician @RealJaguarKenya and Hon. Theuri." wrote Rigathi.