Former Lancet CEO Dr Ahmed Kalebi is mourning following the death of his mother, Hajjat Maalim Zuhura Sebit Rajab.
According to the medic, her mother took her final breath on Thursday night, July 1 moments after spending time at her granddaughter’s house.
Through his social media pages, Kalebi stated that his mother was walking back to the car after attending his nephew’s birthday party when she collapsed.
“Mom has always been reiterating her wish even as late as last Sunday while talking to my sisters- that when her times comes, she prays to have a swift death without being sickly or incapacitated,” tweeted Kalebi.
He added that his mother collapsed while in his company, hia wife, together with their two sons, noting that efforts to perform a CPR on her bore no fruits.
“The turn of events happened suddenly after a busy and joyful night out at my daughter’s for Thursday iftar and a stop at my nephew’s birthday. She collapsed around 09:10pm when we were walking to the car with my wife, all my boys and myself; she died almost immediately in our hands,” he wrote.
Irene Chebet: My sincere condolence Ahmed Kalebi. May Allah grant you the peace that you need at this painful moment!
Peter Tosh: Peace be with you Doc as you mourn the sudden death of your dear Mama
Elizabeth Ogaja: Oh Daktari. Poleni sana. I was so sad to hear of the news of the loss of your beloved mother. I know you were very close to her. May the Almighty strengthen you as you pay your last respects. Our prayer are with you
Julius Kemboi: My deepest condolences @DrAhmedKalebi and the entire family. Nothing compares to the loss of one’s mother! You loved and treasured her in a precious way! You celebrated her in life and it is time to immortalize those memories! May Allah grant her eternal paradise!
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