Isaac Chelagat popularly often called Mzee Njeule shouldn’t be your strange man since his ardour for music is unmatched.
Mzee Njeule aged 74 years who hails from a distant Kasiber village, Baringo North needs to encourage the youth and the society at massive regardless of his advancing age.
The versatile singer who late final 12 months uploaded two patriotic songs in YouTube “Jenga Kenya” and “Hustler Fund” says though he’s illiterate, music concepts may come to him when he’s quick asleep and he begins composing them.
“I’ve composed about 10 gospel songs in Kalenjin dialect which I’m unable to file since I shouldn’t have a job nor any individual to sponsor my songs which I consider can encourage particularly youth and girls,” Mzee Njeule informed KNA in Kabarnet.
He says he’s naturally gifted and has even sung to the second President of Kenya the late Daniel Toroitich arap Moi however throughout that point recording a music was a bit difficult since there have been few studios by then too.
The aged musician acknowledged that he has been mocked by neighbours for singing at his sundown years however he’s undeterred and would inform them that God’s time is the perfect and no human being can cease an thought whose time has matured.
Mzee Njeule mentioned that he has tried on a number of events to succeed in out to Governor Benjamin Cheboi and space Member of Parliament Joseph Makilap for assist to pursue his name and enterprise however to no avail.
“I nonetheless have the vitality to compose melodies, encourage and encourage the plenty via my songs that’s the reason I’m requesting any well-wisher to assist me advance my worthy trigger,” he mentioned.
The musician who can also be a church elder at Chebarseret AIC message to the youth is for them to be aggressive in no matter actions they’re good at.
He urged them to shun drug abuse and different immoral behaviours which he famous has destroyed the lives of promising youth within the society.
By Benson Kelio and Joshua Kibet