On Wednesday, there were rumors that he had succumbed to the disease but Luo Benga have now clarified about his health situation. In a statement, they stated that he is responding well to treatment and that he will soon be undergoing surgery. They went on to urge the public to continue supporting the family financially.
Luo Benga Statement
IMPORTANT: The rumors going round about Omondi Long Lilo are FAKE and UNFOUNDED. Kindly ignore them completely. Jathum is very much alive and currently responding well to treatment.
He will undergo a surgical operation soon. Let us continue supporting the family spiritually and financially during these difficult times.
This comes at a time when the Luo music nation is mourning the demise of another musician, Abenny Jachiga. Abenny died on Thursday morning after short illness. Reports indicate that he had been diagnosed with pneumonia and had shown recovery signs before succumbing in the wee hours of Thursday morning.
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