Technical University of Mombasa fraternity is mourning the demise of Willy Mwatela, a lecturer in the Department of Information Communication. Mwatela who passed on in the morning of January 15th 2021 had been ailing for about a year.
According to reports from a close source, the late lecturer had been in and out of hospital throughout the year 2020. Reports claims that the fallen hero was suffering from loss of voice. Mwatela sought for medical treatment when the unknown disease got worse. There was no positive response to the treatment.
Towards 2020, Mwatela developed breathing difficulties which forced him to seek for medication. Doctors discovered that he had a growth in larynx. His condition worsened in January 2021.
On 15th January 2021, Mwatela took his last breath. Family members and close friends together with TUM fraternity are in preparation for the sent off of the fallen hero.
Students from his department at the university termed Mwatela advance hardworking, friendly and an all round Lecturer.