Embakasi East MP Babu Owino has condoled with Felix Orinda popularly known as DJ Evolve following the mother’s death.

DJ Evolve’s mother, Mary Hongo, collapsed at her Lucky Summer home in Nairobi and was rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. She died aged 54.

In a statement issued via Facebook on Thursday, September 23, 2021, the legislator said, ” To my friend Felix and your family I cannot begin to imagine what you are going through. May God grant you peace, strength, and comfort to go through this difficult moment in your lives.”

While mourning DJ evolve’s mother, Mr. Owino stated,”  Mum you were a mother to me, and a friend. We were united through a difficult situation, we had grown so close but God has His own reasons why this had to happen. As a family, we are deeply saddened by your loss. You are forever loved and treasured.

“We shall continue holding together and ensure your legacy lives on forever. Mum You always told us to be strong no matter how big the storm is and to always put God first. Rest In Peace Mum till we meet again.”

File image of DJ Evolve

DJ Evolve

DJ Evolve hit the headlines in January 2020 after he was allegedly shot at a popular city club by MP Babu Owino.

Following the shooting incident, Babu Owino was taken in and charged with attempted murder.

He was later released on bail pending the hearing and determination of the case.

Mary’s death comes as a blow to her family as DJ Evolve has been bedridden for almost two years following the shooting incident.