Media Personality Nick Odhiambo is in mourning.
The former Radio Maisha presenter on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, announced the death of his son.
The deceased was three days old.
The veteran presenter could not hold back his emotions as he narrated the tragic situation to his fans on social media, describing it as a ‘short-lived’ joy.
“What a short-lived joy! Born Friday 25th June- 28th June 2021… been celebrating you and giving mom space to heal Then am told you were buried yesterday. And just seen your new home! #RiPSoN I have cried my eyes out asking why? Lil’Kyeon,” tweeted Mick Odhiambo.
He did not divulge more information regarding the cause of the death of his son.
His friends and fans went on social media to offer their messages of condolences to the radio presenter.
“Pole sana Nick. May he RIP,” wrote Philip Mwaniki.
“I am so sorry Nick. May he rest in peace,” said KTN news anchor Linda Oguttu.
“Oh Nick this is sad and hard to comprehend. So so sorry. May the little angel rest well,” tweeted @PeggyJo.
“Sorry Nick for your loss. No words can offer you comfort otherwise we would flood you with them. May this have meaning for you and for the boy, who we believe/know still lives elsewhere,” commented @GathirimuPeter.
“Losing a child is the most painful type of loss anyone will ever experience. The heartbreak from child loss can never be explained with words… The void left behind can never begin to be filled. May God grant you peace Nick,” said BrianInzai.
“I’m so sorry for your loss, dude. I could almost see the happiness in your tweet when you first tweeted about his birth. I personally am a father of a 15 month-old son and my biggest fear is losing him. Comfort is on the other side of this grief. I understand grief, I lost a bro,” remarked @GideonKigen.
“No amount of words can express the pain that you are going through, pole sana Nick,” said @steve_egess.
“Gutted to hear this man, we just celebrated with you last week Friday,