The flamboyant gospel music artist Dennis Mwangi popularly known as Papa Dennis was found dead on 7th February Friday night. It is believed Papa Dennis met his death after falling from a 7th floor apartment building in Ngara Nairobi. The lifeless body of the artist was discovered by the area residents and he was identified as Papa Dennis the popular gospel artist.
Celebrities among them Daddy Owen upon getting the news rushed to the scene and identified the lifeless body as of one Papa Dennis. The Award winning singer who hails from Matunda ,Western kenya was the 2018 AFRIMMA a ward winner of the best gospel act.
In 2018 Papa Dennis landed a lucrative deal with a Swedish Company. He had in earlier years of his carrier stated how he was sponsored and assisted by well wishers to nurture his talent and record his music.
The cause of his early demise is yet to be determined though police are suspecting suicide.
Many Kenyans among them celebrities have been shocked by the news and continues to pour their condolences via social media.
This year’s Valentine’s Day should be dedicated to all those who have died. Kobe & Gigi, coronavirus victims, the Kakamega 14 students, Moi, and now Papa Dennis. May they Rest in Peace. Let us hold dearly to those we love, family & friends, we don’t know the day or the time.
- I. P PAPA DENNIS. STILL CAN’T FIND EXACT WORDS. SHINE ON YOUR WAY MY BRO ETERNAL REST.
A very Sad morning.. We continue mourning. Papa Dennis,Succumbs to head injuries after falling from 7th floor in Ngara,Nairobi. Rip.
It’s sad to hear that my friend and colleague Papa Dennis is no more. Indeed this world is not our home, we are just passing by. My condolences to his family and friends. We didn’t get to do this song together but one day we will sing with the angels
Wen I 1st heard abt his passing I rushed to the scene just to confirm its true.. reaching I found like only 4 people there n they pointed at a lifeless body which I had to confirm is Papa Dennis..was a very sad scene. RIP Papa. I will share more soon