What happened is a major loss for a nation that is still fighting with protests and demands for racial equality decades later.
‘John Robert Lewis died at age 80 after a battle with cancer. Rev. Cordy Tindell “C.T.” Vivian died at age 95 of natural causes,’ CNN wrote.
Here’s Kenya’s message on her social media account.
Someone said: ‘Rest in Heaven 💕🙏🏽 Congressman John Lewis💖 You’re a true warrior!’ and a follower posted this message: ‘RIP Rep John Lewis❤ Thank you for your service. We need to carry on his work and make sure his sacrifices were not in vain.’
A fan wrote: ‘Martin Luther King had followers like him who knew the only way to improve rights were through peaceful protests!! We need more men like them today!!’
Someone else commented: ‘Great Service Leader, will always be remembered for all your wonderful deeds,’ and a follower said this: ‘RIP. I enjoyed his books March One & Two and Walking with The Wind. Ppl… Great reads and education.’
One other follower said: ‘#anotherlegendgone once saw him speak. Even if you did not have the total context of what he was saying he was amazing!’
A commenter posted this: ‘Take your rest Rep. Lewis! Thank you for your courage and service!’ and one commenter wrote this: ‘RIP, people like you are the ones who made us enjoy the freedom we have now, and more equality to come in future for Africans.’
In other news, Kenya Moore shared a throwback video with which she managed to make her fans smile a bit during these terrible times in which er are living these days. People showed her love in the comments.