President Kenyatta Mourns Bruce Odhiambo

President Kenyatta Mourns Bruce Odhiambo

President Uhuru Kenyatta has eulogized the former Youth Enterprise Board chairman, Bruce Odhiambo as a gifted entrepreneur who was ever willing to entertain Kenyans using his talent. This follows the death of the former music producer who passed on on Monday night after a short illness.

In the presidents’s message, Odhiambo was describerd as a person who was ever willing to inspire the youth of the country using his talent, saying that he has mentored many youths using the talent.

The president said that the late Odhiambo was ever ready to inspire many Kenyans despite his humble beginning.

The President cited Mr Odhiambo's production studios Johari Cleff where he mentored and sharpened the skills of young people who were interested in creative arts, saying many Kenyans who are currently in television production have passed through his hands

Odhiambo was appointed the chairman of the board in 2014 after revoking the appointment of Gor Evans Semelang’o.

He however resigned a year later after being mentioned in a graft case in the youth fund.

By Peter Gitutu