Revealed: Details About King Kaka's Illness

Thank God he's well now

By  | May 19, 2022, 03:08 PM  | King KaKa  | Top of The

King Kaka
From his days as Kaka Sungura, rapper and singer, Kennedy Ombima AKA King Kaka has been able to brand himself as the epitome of success for many upcoming youth all across the country .

Many look up to his career as he is one of the artists who made it from scratch to get to the top of the game, and they consider him to be one of the best rappers to have graced the Kenyan music scene.

This is one reason why many became suspicious when the TV star went Missing In Action for a while. It was a great relief when he came out to announce that he was still alive and that he had been suffering for a while but is currently doing well.

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King Kaka’s illness

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Narrating his ordeals, the rapper shocked many Kenyans online when he came out to tell his fans through social media that he had been sick for more than three months.

Kaka explained that as the COVID-19 pandemic was slowly fading away, so was his health. In his own narration, the star had been misdiagnosed in a Nairobi hospital where doctors told him that he only had 4 weeks left for him to live.

He continued to say that his x-ray results had shown that he had 2 cavities on his lungs which were attributed to his deteriorating health.

King Kaka who lost more than 30KGs in the time he was sick continued by saying he had forgotten how to eat.

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He explained that in the course of trying to get back to good health, he could spend up to 30 minutes trying to chew a spoonful of food. 

"Dear Fans, it's only right that I share this with you. I have been sick for 3 months and 8 days now. I was misdiagnosed. Lost 33 kgs and in the process we started hospital visits, did all the tests and they were Negative funny thing is I feel no pain and we are still hopeful that we will get the solution soon,'' wrote King Kaka in his post.

The rapper, however, never came out to say what specific illness he was suffering from but was thankful to his wife who helped him get through it.

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King Kaka Relationships

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The renown rapper was in an intimate relationship with a girl widely known as Sage Chemutai for a while before their split.

The two had a baby girl together as a result. After they parted ways, king kaka started dating his current wife Nana Owiti, who is a media personality.

King Kaka has had two children with Nana making him a father to a total of three children.

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King Kaka Family


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The “Dundaing” hitmaker is the last born in a family of three, he has two brothers. After his father died, all the responsibility of raising the three boys was up to her mother alone.

Kaka describes his mother, whose name is Elizabeth, as the one woman who is his role model in this life. In an Instagram post, he describes his mother as the true hustler as she raised them through her fruit selling business.

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