Kenyan rapper Colonel Mustafa, who had been spotted working at a construction site to make ends meet, has received an outpouring of support from well-wishers.
Fauz Khalid a maritime expert mobilised Kenvans on Twitter to come through for Mustafa and his family.
The family is yet to set up a PayBill number but according to Mustafa, Kenyans started sending in cash after his number went viral after it was shared by Khalid.
“Kuna jamaa alipost na number imetembea kote. For now wat wanaweza nitumia kwa number yangu na ni rahisi kuongea na mimi kujua chenye kinafanyika,” he said, crediting Khalid for inspiring Kenyans to donate cash.