The 28-year old man who hit headlines after picking Sh.200, 000 and returning to the owner has died. Vincent Omondi aka Vince Dancer was found lifeless in Eastleigh after he went back to the streets. The young man, who had been taken to rehab after picking the money, had no reason to smile after all the promises he was given remained unfulfilled. There are many persons who had pledged to assist him but clearly little was done to change his life. The young man stole the hearts of many Kenyans who could not believe that one can return such an amount of money in a nation where corruption seems to be the order of the day.
The demise of the kind and humble street boy has elicited emotions among netizens as messages of condolences continue to stream from different parts of the nation. The death of Don was made public by one of his friends who took to social media and posted. “I have just received the sad news of the death of Vince Jawagoro. (His lifeless body was found at Eastleigh today) For those who don’t know him, he is the street boy who was kind enough to return 200k to a stranger who had dropped the same in town on her way to the bank.