Kiss FM radio presenter Jalang’o is among celebrities who were nurtured by the late Charles Bukeko alias Papa Shirandula back in the day.
Jalango was acting in the Papa Shirandula show, a show directed by the late Papa.
Taking to his social media to mourn his mentor, Jalango penned
‘Thank you for Everything Papa! Rest in Peace 😭😭😭. ‘
Boni Khalwalwe also penned
‘Charles Bukeko! We remember those great moments together. At the stadium At Leopards elections At funeral harambees At Isukuti dances At my election petition At the TV At home in Buhalarire Mumias in Kakamega U were great Fare thee well Papa Shirandula Mwana weruu!.’
CS Amina Mohammed further penned
‘I have learnt with profound shock the passing on of Charles Bukeko aka Papa Shirandula. On my behalf, my family and the entire staff of@moscakenya, I wish to convey our condolences to his family, friends and colleagues.’
King Kaka who had recently featured Papa Shirandula in his new jam ‘Nakulove’ mourned Papa adding that his heart was broken by his demise.
‘Very Good friend of mine. My heart breaks. Rest and peace to your family. Fly My Friend. Hii 2020 inanimaliza nguvu.’