Citizen TV presenter Kanze Dena is mourning the passing on of her father, Harry Stephens Kitao.
‘It made me feel like God was punishing me and I contemplated suicide,’ Kanze Dena breaks down in tears, narrating how she lost her daughter
The mother of one through her social media accounts revealed that her father was no more, in a saddening message that read:
“Ni mnyonge moyo Wangu,…..
Baba yangu tenda kwangu… ……Upendavyo…. Harry Stephens Kitao your legacy lives on…. #thatseasonagain
President Uhuru Kenyatta led Kenyans in mourning Kanze Dena’s father and in his message he wrote:
“It is with grief and a deep sense of loss that I learnt of the death of Mr. Harry Kitao Stephens and I convey my deep sympathies and heartfelt condolences to his family, relatives, and friends. The late Mr. Stephens was father to Kanze Dena, anchor of “Nipashe” on Citizen TV.”
Kanze’s followers have also condoled with the family and here are some of their messages of condolences
Paulamuganda: It is well my dear, may our God Lord give your family and your peace of heart and mind…my condolences
Jessy: Take heart and may God give you strength with your family in this trying moment
Jeffkuria: Your Dad is in a better place and he will be watching over you all the time.
Kamulaboniface: May he rest in peace…pole Sana Kanze
Elias_kenya: Kanze_Dena my condolences to you and your family for the Loss of your Father, my prayers are with you during this time. Don’t be discouraged the Lord knows why it happened this time! Peace and love.
Lizztheo: It is well my sister. May the Lords comfort surround us and fill our hearts with peace. Rest in peace uncle Harry Stephens, may the Lord comfort you.
Itswanjikumburu: Pole sana kanze
Mukamynyaga: Pole sana Kanze. May God truly comfort you and your family
Gertiegee: Pole sana for the loss Kanze.. May God give u strength and comfort
Saidah: Pole sana Kanze and be strong…..njia yetu sote ni hiyo and may his soul rest in peace…..
Eddahchepkorir: Pole Kanze may the Lord be with you. He has big plans for you.
Clifford_alfy: My Sincere Condolences…ndo njia tena…take heart mpango wa Mungu hauna kosa@kanze_dena
Omarswaleh: My condolences to you and your family. May his soul rest in peace.
Kanze Dena lost her mother to colon cancer in 2007, shortly after joining Citizen TV.
“I HIT DEPRESSION FOR LIKE A YEAR AND SOMETHING. THOUGHTS OF COMMITTING SUICIDE RETURNED TO MY MIND AS HAD BEEN THE CASE WHEN I LOST MY DAUGHTER,” SAID KANZE DENA during a recent interview.