On Sunday, the country learnt of the sudden death of former Kibwezi West MP Kalembe Ndile.

The 57-year-old politician died at the Nairobi Hospital. Kalembe was struggling with Liver cirrhosis.

Struggling to come to terms with the sad news, Akothee who had a great relationship with the former Tip Tip party leader has mourned 'the man with a golden heart.' 

Paying tribute to mtoto wa squatter, Akothee wrote;

I can't find words to Express The pain I have felt when I learnt about your Death Sir. 😭😭😭 This has gone deep mheshimiwa ,A man with A golden heart . May Your Soul Rest In Peace KALEMBENDILE . ( Mrembo Njoo nikuchinjie Kanga ) 


Comedian, media personality and NACADA vice chairperson Chipukeezy is another entertainer who has paid tribute to the fallen politician.

Chipukeezy described him as a funny and charming man.

"Kalembe Ndile was Great , businessman, a funny and charming political leader. Indeed, it is a great loss to the nation and my fellow people of Ukambani. He will be remembered as a nice Man and a happy soul. Sending my condolences to the family and friends.It is well."

Ndile was born in Western Uganda in 1964 from where he got the Kalembe nickname.