Kenyans from all walks of life have continued to mourn Charles Bukeko alias Papa Shirandula after he succumbed to a short illness.
Papa as many knew him was loved for his infectious sense of humor.
Among those who enjoyed it is Member of Parliament Charles Kanyi alias Jaguar.
Taking to his social media to mourn the fallen hero, Jaguar penned,
‘My heart goes out to Charles Bukeko’s family. Papa Shirandula was a friend, a good man who helped me laugh in difficult times. He created content for the whole family, a shining light in the world of comedy. He joins Mzee Ojwang & the rest of the angels. Rest in peace my friend.’
@EzekielMutua: Rest in peace Charles Bukeko alias Papa Shirandula. You were a self-made man who epitomised the joy and optimism of Kenyans. You made a huge contribution to the entertainment industry in Kenya. We will miss you. May God give peace, comfort and strength to your family and fans.
@MusaliaMudavadi: My sincere condolences to the family of Charles Bukeko popularly known as Papa Shirandula upon his passing on today morning at Karen Hospital. May his soul rest in peace.
@abdallaomar254: Rip papa shirandula you were my childhood I used to wait for my dad to finish watching the news exactly 7.30 pm I was on the screen you brought laughter and happiness to our homes and you will forever be remembered