Milele FM boss, Alex Mwakideu has disclosed that he quit taking alcohol, in honour of his late mother.

In a post seen by Pulse Live, Mwakideu mentioned that the last time he took alcohol was in October 25.

@estheringolo Imagine niliwacha pombe kabisa... I did it for mom! 🙏🏽” he said, adding that, “@enoschetambe the last day I had a drink was the 25th of October, 2019.”

I quit alcohol for my late mother – Alex Mwakideu
I quit alcohol for my late mother – Alex Mwakideu

The Milele breakfast presenter’s words came while he responded to fans who had asked to know what he carried in a red bottle, he is always spotted with.

Mwakideu stated that the bottle usually contains hot lemon and ginger.

Mother’s death

His revelation comes a few months after his mother passed on after ailing for some time.

Speaking on his mother’s sudden demise, Mwakideu admitted that he was totally lost, with no words to describe what he was going through at the time.

Alex Mwakideu with his late mother
Alex Mwakideu with his late mother

“For the first time... Am lost. Totally lost. Totally. I don't know what to type, what to do, where to start... I am lost. I will miss you mom. I will miss you so much. And I will love you forever. Thank you for being the BEST mom EVER. Rest with the Angels… #RIPMom,” read his post.

Fans went on to commend Mwakideu for the move terming it nobble, while others could not believe a thing he said.

I quit alcohol for my late mother – Alex Mwakideu
I quit alcohol for my late mother – Alex Mwakideu

Here are their reactions;

walterkadenge_legrandmopao @alex_mwakideu waaaaaah afadhali....sasa utasave sana na kuwa more responsible. Am happy for u

brianvishal @alex_mwakideu hongera bro

sab_koskei @alex_mwakideu it is well mom is happy and watching over u🙏🏽

brianez_brazy @alex_mwakideu Aiii mweku 😂😂😂 Glenfiddich 99 yrs kapsaa umeachilia ....

donqhalifah @estheringolo glad to hear this bro 👌❤️

sophiezoe20 @alex_mwakideu how long ago was this because not very long ago you were celebrating some football match with the most beautiful bottle of whisky 🙇‍♀️?

amakobejoseph @alex_mwakideu hio ni uongo walai ww nakutambua

faith_chebs_ @alex_mwakideu ati uliwacha nini🙈

nickykarisky @alex_mwakideu ww ukiacha pombe hiyo Siku itakuwa public holiday😂😂😂😂

jaymoh_machuma @alex_mwakideu tuko Tayari wamewakilisha hii uliwacha Pombe Big Up Lakini kaka