Radio Presenter Betty Opondo’s Son Dies While Watching Cartoon

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Radio Presenter Betty Opondo. / Courtesy

Popular Radio presenter Betty Opondo on Wednesday morning lost her son, Tevin.

Opondo works at Radio Lake Victoria and previously at Radio Jambo.

The bereaved mother mourned her son on Facebook, indicating that before his passing away, Tevin had been taken ill in December for two weeks.

“I am trying to get a better picture of you Tevin. I am too weak to go through my pictures…..asleep or dead??… Am I dreaming? You were only sick for 2 weeks in December, recovered and went back to school… What happened??….wake up n explain to me. ‘My baby, my handsome… our ‘pet’,… jaber kanyako, Nyathina (my child as beautiful as a girl),” she said.

Read: Milele FM Host, Alex Mwakideu Mourning The Death Of His Sister

She further noted that he died while watching cartoon with the remote control in hand.

“Just the other day you told me ‘Mum I am soo okey’. How do people just collapse and die watching TV (Nickledeon), na remote kwa mkono!!! she added.

The presenter who has also worked with Dala FM also said: “Babana (My father)…my baby unafanya nini mortuary (what are you doing in the mortuary?), your phone is off… Uko mteja, who switched it off?? God’s will?? N0000, niambieni kitu ingine!!!! How!” she exclaimed.

Kahawa Tungu condoles with Opondo.

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