Legendary Kenyan footballer Joe Kadenge dies at 84

By Miriam Nyamari On Sun, 7 Jul, 2019 13:47 | < 1 min read
Joe Kadenge dies at 84
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    Joe Kadenge dies at age 84

    Oscar Kadenge, his son, confirms

    Kadenge has been battling Diabetes for a long time

    He died at Meridian Hospital in Nairobi

    Leaders eulogize the fallen hero

Football legend Joe Kadenge passed on Sunday morning while undergoing treatment at Meridian hospital in Nairobi.

His son, Oscar Kadence, confirmed the sad news of the passing on of the 84-year-old legend, who has been battling Diabetes for a long time. 

Revered for his trickery and goal-scoring heroics, Kadenge enjoyed cult-like status in Kenya during his stints with both Harambee Stars and AFC Leopards between the 1950s and 70s.

Different leaders have sent their condolence messages to the family, eulogizing him as one of the greatest talents ever. 

May his soul rest in peace!