The son of the late businessman Jacob Juma on Today eulogised his father in a touching and heartbreaking speech at the All Saint Cathedral where a requiem mass was held.while holding back tears, described his father as ‘the best dad he could ever have’.
The 9-year-old remembered his dad as a very truthful man who always tried to show them peace.
“When he said this he meant it and I am not just saying because he died. He tried to show us peace but he got killed,” John stated.
John added that it was sad that his father was dead but added that he should be left to rest in peace.
The little boy concluded his speech stating: “A man is still a man even if he has passed[sic]”.
Jacob Juma will be laid to rest on Saturday .
Here is the video of the speech: