A video of Michael Macharia better known as DJ BrownSkin recording his wife take poison, die infront of him and his children has elicited mixed reactions among Kenyans.
The 6-minutes clip was recorded last year was shared by BNN. In the video, Brown Skin’s wife known as Sharon Njeri is seen having a conversation with him, she then takes something that is in a cup (alleged poison) as the DJ watches.
After drinking the content, she proceeds to sit on the couch. She is heard saying that she will die soon, while calling her children.The DJ who still recording call out ‘auntie’ to come give her milk.
The young children enter the room where their mother is laying on the floor wailing in pain. The DJ then asks one of the children to give the mother milk. He is heard in the background saying, ” Mpee maziwa unajua amekunywa madawa mingi.”
Kenyan have expressed mixed reactions towards the same, with a section accusing him for not intervening.
After the death, DJ BrownSkin eulogised his wife with an emotional message he shared on social media. In the message, the DJ revealed that the demise of her wife had left a huge gap in his life
” Your death left a gaping hole in my life that I fill with the love we shared.“
In another post he said as a man he felt tested when he had questions without answers.
” A man is tested the most when he is on his knees. When he has questions without answers. When he has to put on a brave face and remind himself to be a man. On the 29th of July my life as I knew it completely changed. The events of the past week have shaken me on my core! They have put me to the test as a man, father, husband, friend and entertainer but I am comforted by the words of Isaiah 43:2.”
He also thanked his family and friends for standing by his side as he was going through a tough time.