• Lang’ Katalang’ pleaded with Kenyans to help him raise KSh 60,000 for his surgery
• The artiste has been struggling with chronic haemorrhoids for the past four years
• Well-wishers can send their donation to Lang’ Katalang’ official phone number: 0702747102 (MPESA Name: Jacob Otieno)
Celebrated Kenyan artiste Lang’ Katalang’ has come out to plead for assistance even as he awaits his surgery scheduled for Sunday, July 9.
The multi-talented creative, through a medical appeal poster sighted by YEIYO.com online disclosed to fans that he has been ailing for about four years now.
Lang’ Katalang’ revealed that he has been struggling with chronic haemorrhoids which has greatly affected his activities, including music, writing and even charity, which he is very big on.
The artiste was admitted to hospital about a week ago but was discharged this past Monday awaiting a life-threatening surgery this coming Sunday.
The medical appeal poster intimated that Katalang’ will be operated in by a group of experienced surgeons from the United States of America who will be flying into the country on Saturday, July 8.
It was not disclosed where the surgery will be performed but Lang’ Katalang’ is said to be among other patients who will undergo haemorrhoidectomy on Sunday.
The artiste pleaded with Kenyans, his friends and fans to help him raise funds to foot the surgery and haemorrhoids management bills.
The procedure costs KSh 60,000, an amount the popular artiste is struggling to raise owing to the fact he has not been very productive in the past few months.
“Fellow Kenyans, friends and fans of Jacob Otieno alias Lang’ Katalang’, we notify you of the entertainer and writer’s deteriorated health after an ailment of over 4 years now. A week ago, he was admitted in hospital and discharged this past Monday awaiting surgery this coming Sunday. Katalang’ has chronic haemorrhoids which has hindered his normal activities. Surgeons from the United States of America shall be flying into the country this Saturday and he is among the patients to undergo haemorrhoidectomy on Sunday. The cost and management of the condition is KSh 60,000. Please send whatever little you have to his official number 0702747102. MPESA Name: Jacob Otieno.” the poster read.
Through the poster which has fast gone viral, Katalang’s manager pleaded with Kenyans to donate any amount they can afford to help them save his life.
Well-wishers can send their donation to Lang’ Katalang’ official phone number: 0702747102 (MPESA Name: Jacob Otieno).