Pete actress Rehema Konde alias Mama Jinale has passed away.
Taking to his social media account Lolani Kalu, confirmed Konde’s death. Adding that her demise has suffered a blow to the Kenyans film industry.
“Hatuna budi kuitikia alopanga Mola. Ni pigo kubwa kuondokewa na mdau katika ulingo wa filamu. Tupoe sote wana Pete (Maisha Magic Plus) Inna lillahi wa ilaihi rajiun,” Lolani Kalu wrote.
Annie Kinuthia: This one has really pained me. This woman was super talented aki
Mukami Ndwiga: My son and I loved watching Pete. He will be happy meeting mama Jinale in heaven
Mungania Yvonne: Unfortunately, this is the way for all of us. Nothing is permanent in this world. Rest easy mummy
Alice Nyundo: Aaaaah poleni sanaa
Last week another pete actor Telley Savalas Otieno passed away at a Malindi hospital while receiving treatment after he was hit by a motorbike.
“Telley leaves an artistic legacy that not many actors and thespians can even begin to fathom; let alone emulate,” his cousin, MC Sharon mourned him.
In 2021, Gillie Owino better known as Mzee Msiri another pete actor succumbed to cancer.
The actor aged 62- years-old was on was on medication and in perfect condition, but on Thursday, April 29, it worsened and he was rushed to hospital.
Owino’s death was pronounced on Friday, April 30, at around 4:00pm.