Nairobi-based al-Jazeera correspondent Catherine Wambua Soi, is mourning the death of her hubby, Robert Soi.
Soi who is a former sports journalist and editor passed on, on Wednesday.
Soi who was admitted in a severe condition, underwent a procedure to remove a blood clot from his brain at a Nairobi hospital.
Mourning his loving husband and fellow scribe, Wambua says even though her heart is shattered into a million pieces, she is glad Soi rests knowing she has always had his back.
Her statement read;
My heart is broken into a million pieces. He was always our Roberto. Will forever be my Robs. My person has gone and I thank God he went knowing I've always had his back no matter what Rest with the angels baby, say hi to our dads. I'll see you there
Her colleagues, friends and followers showed their support and love as they sent their messages of condolences.
Ann Mureithi: My heartfelt condolences to you Catherine, your children and loved ones. Praying for you. It is well in Christ Jesus. He will see you through it all. May Robert rest in eternal peace
Izaika: Pole sana Catherine. May God give you peace and comfort during this painful time, may he give you strength to move forward. May Robert sleep sweetly.
Yvonne Katambo; May the Lord comfort you, may his loving arms hold you, may your children experience your strength and grace to carry on and always celebrate Rob. You are in our prayers Catherine
Mercy: Pole sana Catherine, may God Rest his soul in eternal peace, and comfort you, may He give you grace and peace that surpasses all human understanding. My sincere condolences.