Thursday, May 4, 2023 –Rapper-turned-actor Colonel Mustafa born Daudi Mustafa has finally confirmed his financial woes.
Talking to a local media house today Thursday May 4 afternoon over his viral video clip, the Adhiambo C hit maker said it is now a year working at the site to make ends meet after music industry went dry for him.
The former Ogopa Djs signee was responding to those claiming that he was chasing clout in preparation for another music video clip.
“When you are working there are alot of issues, kunakuwanga na beef pia na stori mingi kwa mjengo, so maybe labda kuna mtu alileak.
“Hi maze ni blunder, ni blunder.
“After that information nimeshindwa hata kutembea, kwani huwezi jitafutia, sasa itakuwa aje? Na siko vizuri ivo, mambo ni ngumu bana.
“But sasa kuna msee tu hapo I think alifanya hivo (leak the video) so I didn’t even know usiku ndio nilipata information vile nimerudi,” he said in reaction the trending video.
Mustafa described his life as full of hardships and confirmed to journalists that he has been working at construction/mijengo sites for now a year following his fallen fortunes.
He revealed that anytime he shared or asked his colleagues in the music industry to support him with some cash, none took him seriously.
“Unajua mafriends nimekuwa nawaambia, hawaskii” he continued adding he wasn’t landing any gigs leading to financial strain.
His last performance show took place in April last year before he called it quits.
Mustafa started a dynamic rap group with Nasty Thomas in 2000s and recorded chart-busters like Kinyaunyau, Katika, Monalisa, and the club bunger Adhiambo C.