A 94-year-old Kenyan man recognized as Hiltan Kalugho has reunited along with his family after 42 years of absence.
Kalugho had left his nation home in 1980 hoping to make some fortune in Tanzania solely to return again home with nothing after 4 many years and two years.
Unfortunately for Kalugho, his spouse and two of his 7 kids handed away inside the interval of his absence.
According to the aged man, since he couldn’t make the anticipated fortune regardless of working at massive respected firms in Tanzania, it was onerous for him to return home as a failure.
He added that he by no means remarried throughout his time abroad as a result of he longed to see his household, together with his wife Dreda Mshai who died in 2007.
In his phrases: “I left home in search of greener pastures as a result of I needed a very good future for my kids. Unfortunately, I used to be unable to come back again home as a result of I didn’t get the cash I anticipated to get to feed my household. We didn’t get any breakthrough. What we used to get was solely sufficient to maintain us.
“I feel so bad that some of my family members are not here to witness the reunion. I had longed to see my wife and all my children.”
Meanwhile, Kalugho’s return was facilitated by a pastor. His son, Mnjala Mwaluma narrated how his father was discovered after years of fruitless search.
His son mentioned: “Recently I received a call from a pastor telling me my father had been traced in Tanzania. He came with him to Mombasa where we went to meet him.”