KENYA: Kenyan Music Producer Falls From 4th Floor Of Building, Hospitalized
5 June 2018
Music producer Edward Omondi aka Dr Eddie is in hospital after he reportedly fell from the fourth floor of a building yesterday.
According to a post by gospel singer Jimmy Gait, Dr Eddie is currently recuperating at a local hospital in urgent need of surgery.
‘’I’m here in hospital with Dr.Eddie, he had an accident yesterday. He fell off from 4th floor and by God’s grace he is here. We are so thankful to God that he is here.
“However, he sustained some injuries on his hip and we need to get him to the surgery room and that is happening tomorrow and we are appealing to everyone to please come and help us get him for surgery. We need money. We need to raise as much money as we can right now….’’
He praised the producer for his creativity and contribution to the music industry urging fans to come together to raise funds to settle his medical bills.
‘’Our Kenyan top producer @dr.eddie_ke is in hospital with an injury. Pls let's support him for surgery happening tomorrow. Pls inbox me and I will direct you on how to send in your contribution. Many thanks and let's support. Blessings,’’ added Jimmy Gait.
The circumstances under which he fell are not yet clear.
The talented producer who has been instrumental in putting the careers of many Gospel artists on the map.
Dr Eddie has, however, not been short of controversy. He fell out with Otile Brown with the latter accusing the producer owing him Sh3 million and allegedly deleting his videos on YouTube.