Kenya’s entertainment industry is mourning the demise of celebrated Swahili actress Pretty Mutave.
The actress, who is best known for her role in TV drama series Aziza and Maza, is said to have died after a short illness.
Breaking the news, Producer Rashid Abdalla mourned Mutave’s sudden demise, recounting of how talented and hardworking she was.
Pretty Mutave featured in several local TV series including Maza-acting as Zari, Moyo- where she played as Waridi and Aziza where she was Madama Dee. Other series include; Udhalimu -Ashina Arosto -Zelda and Kijakazi -Lena.
The Kenya Film Commission condoles with the family and friends of Ms. Pretty Mutave following her sudden demise. Ms. Mutave was best known for her role in the drama series Maza, Aziza and Moyo. Her demise is indeed a big loss to the film industry and she will be greatly missed. pic.twitter.com/CHmNZgSYIM
— Kenya Film Commission (@kenyafilmcomm) September 15, 2020
Rest in power, dear friend. The film industry has lost a gem in Pretty Mutave. pic.twitter.com/Zc0JP8gAt2
— Ben Kitili (@Ben_Kitili) September 15, 2020
I'm really shocked!! The famous Swahili series actress Pretty Mutave is no more! So sad
Rest in peace our legend 😭😭😭😭😭😭
Please type RIP 😭😭😭😭 pic.twitter.com/1HFxWh3qsQ
— Sheilah Sheldone (@SheilahSheldone) September 15, 2020
We've lost a good friend & an Iconic actress on our screens.
Rest In Eternal peace Pretty Mutave 😫😔
2020 been cruel. We will Miss you. pic.twitter.com/jVlNkjpdWo
— ℂⅬÌ𝔽𝔽𝜽ℝᗫ (@Cliff_Mchelsea) September 15, 2020
Pretty Mutave was a celebrated Swahili actress, best known for her role in TV drama series Maza and Aziza. She was indeed a gem. #Ni_Doshi💪 May she Rest In Peace.#AppleEvent #WhoIsAHasla pic.twitter.com/2pEEjV7ZWU
— Dennis Shark™ 🇰🇪🇰🇪 (@Shark_Kenya) September 15, 2020