The late  Rap star Chris Kantai Muigai will be laid to rest on Friday, March 8.

The late Rapper Kantai

He will be buried at his home in Oloolua, Ngong.

Kantai passed away at the St Francis Hospital on Wednesday, February 27. The 42-year old rapper was admitted at the hospital on Monday, February 25, and he passed on two days later from breathing complications

The  news of his burial was first shared by members of his family including former NTV news anchor Wallace Kantai.

The family also pleaded with Kenyans and other well-wishers from across the world to help them raise funds to aid in his burial. Kantai’s family even dropped a Paybill number through which Kenyans can make their contributions and make his burial a success.

Wallace Kantai

Kantai tweeted

  ”Our cousin Chris Kantai will be buried on Friday, March 8, at home in Oloolua, Ngong. This will be preceded by a funeral service starting at 11:00 a.m. There’s a Paybill number should you wish to contribute to hospital and funeral expenses is 891300, account name KANTAI,”

 ”Following the death of rapper Chris Kantai, the family is requesting for your support to give him a befitting send off,”

The family captioned a poster announcing the fund drive.