Ugandan musician Moses Ssekibogo, popularly known as Mowzey Radio is dead. The musician who passed away Thursday morning was one half of the duo Radio and Weasel (Goodlyfe Crew) that gave us hits like Plenty Plenty, Breath Away, Bread and Butter. Radio died at Case Hospital in Kampala where he was admitted after reportedly being involved in a bar fight on 23 January.
According to a statement released by Case Hospital, Radio had to be put on mechanical ventilation when he was admitted to help him with his breathing. The hospital also said that he seemed to be improving but kept on having seizures. Radio succumbed to his injuries on the morning of 1 February at around 7 am.
Ugandan celebrities took to social media to express their condolences:
Radio and Weasel
The King 👑Is Gone 😭😭😭
— RADIO & WEASEL (@RadioandWeasel) February 1, 2018
Jose Chameleone wrote on his Instagram: Let his light shine eternally
Eddy Kenzo: I don’t even know what to say, naye kibinyo ekya Radio banange!!! sikyangu kukiriza naye mukama bwasazewo R.I.P Brother fena lyekubo munange Nsaba mukama akusasile ebyakusobako nga omuntu bambi we gona miss you GREATEST STAR OF OUR GENERATION.prayers 4 you weasel and family
Juliana Kanyomozi: You can’t just leave like this Radio . Why 😭😭💔💔
GOD Gives…GOD Takes Away…
Death Is So Saddening😔
RIP MOZEY RADIO 🙏 https://t.co/a9CTLCNoaK
— Sheebah (@Ksheebah1) February 1, 2018
To celebrate his life and his music, get a taste of Radio and Weasel hits and other hot music from Uganda by tuning in to Uganda 10 on this Friday 2 February at 20:00 on TRACE Mziki (323).
Rest in peace Mowzey Radio.