DJ Fatxo speaks out after authorities cleared him of Jeff Mwathi’s murder
Mugithi disk jockey Lawrence Njuguna popularly known as DJ Fatxo has given his two cents on cyberbullying while cautioning fans against jumping to conclusions.
In an Instagram post after he was cleared of 23-year-old Jeff Mwathi’s mysterious death, DJ Fatxo said he sympathised with the family and friends of Jeff and everyone else who had been affected by the interior designer’s death.
Additionally, he shared that although he was relieved to have the case behind him, he was quite aware that there could still be people who might be struggling with feelings of anger, frustration, and disappointment.
“I want to use this situation to remind all of us of the importance of not jumping to conclusions or cyberbullying anyone based on mere accusations or hearsay stories. As many of you know, I have gone through a very difficult period both emotionally and physically, and I know firsthand how damaging and hurtful it can be to be on the receiving end of false accusations and cyberbullying,” read part of his message.
Further, he urged his fans to be more compassionate, understanding, and respectful towards each other. “I understand that this situation may have been difficult for some of you, and I want to encourage everyone to seek out the facts and to approach this situation with an open mind and a compassionate heart. Let’s use this situation as an opportunity to come together, to learn from each other, and to grow as individuals and as a community.”
DJ Fatxo through his lawyer Dancun Okach said that the disk jockey had been at the center of extensive and thorough investigations by the Directorate of Criminal Investigations.
He (Okach) maintained that he was happy that the truthful position that he has always held and maintained regarding his client’s innocence had finally come out.
On February 22, 2023, Mwathi lost his life after falling from the 12th floor of Redwood Apartments in Kasarani, the home of singer DJ Fatxo. Mwathi had spent the day with the singer before they went to his home at Redwoods apartment.