David Adede | Musician, Geologist and Geotechnical Expert

David Adede is a worship leader, gospel singer, entrepreneur, author, TV show host. Holding a Bachelors’s and a Master of Science degree in Geology from The University of Nairobi.

Currently, David is also a Consulting Geologist and Managing Director of Rock Link Geological Consultants Ltd. Of course, he is married with children and worships at Chrisco Fellowship Church.

David Adede By all means, if you ask him where he draws his inspiration while composing his music. Like David in the bible who is well known as a worshiper, David Adele’s genre is worship;

…nature is my greatest source of inspiration. I see God everywhere, His glory too deep to fathom. Other inspirations come from the word of God and spiritual revelations.

Where was David Adede born?

David Adede was raised in a humble background at Migori County, near the southwestern border between Kenya and Tanzania. After completing high school, he had to take up odd jobs to cater for the basic needs.

Surprisingly, he started off as a charcoal burner to a casual laborer at sugarcane plantation. Then, later as second-hand cloth dealer before finally landing a contract as an Untrained Teacher. David later got employment as a market clerk with British American Tobacco (K) before joining the University of Nairobi.

David Adede

As a student, he was lucky to receive support from the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB). Hence, able to operate as an amateur photographer generating extra income for survival on the campus. He served in Chiromo Campus Christian Union’s Executive Committee and participated in several evangelistic missions.

When did David Adede begin his Music Career?

First, David Adede started singing at the age of 10 during Sunday school. He led the youth choir at the age of 12 when his older cousin identified his gift. A few weeks later, the cousin used a radio cassette to record David’s first songs.

Secondly, he completed recording his first full album Pokea Utukufu in 2015. This was after a series of challenging experiences that saw him go back to the drawing board. For instance, enrolling for music classes at Daystar University in 2014.

Like David in the bible who is well known as a worshiper, David Adele’s genre is worship. His latest hits include SitachokaIduong, Twakutegemea and Tuma Mvua (Ft. Sarah K).

What are some of the Achievements of David Adede?

David quotes Romans 1:20 as his favorite worship verse. Not to mention, he has founded Acts Eternal Society. That identifies, promotes and nurtures talents especially among young people besides other charity works. Society identifies gifted youths from humble backgrounds and sponsors their music production.

Together with some of the best producers in Kenya. Some of the latest events include Sitachoka outreach that brought together over 4000 orphans and widows at Uthiru Gichagi Polytechnics, Kiambu County. For the purpose of, marking World Aids Day on 1st December 2016.

Pillars of Hope Children’s Home

Coupled with Orphans’ fun day at Pillars of Hope Children’s Home in Kitengela on 4th February 2017. Both the events were published in Salon Magazines, January 2017 and March 2017 editions respectively.

The society is now organizing the first of a kind talent search. That will bring together over 300 orphans from various children’s homes.

The event will involve auditions and mentorship programs as the participants interact with various renowned successful artists. The top talents will land lucrative recording deals with top recording studios in Kenya among other awards.

Rock Link Geological Consultants Ltd

Rock Link Geological Consultants Ltd is a private company registered under the Kenya Companies Act (Cap. 486). They’re young, a dynamic firm offering comprehensive geological and geotechnical consultancy services. Especially, that meet the International Standards, using modern technology.

Basically, the company has ventured in Geophysical and Hydrogeological surveys, Water well drilling, coring and Geotechnical works, Consultation, project supervision and contracting.

David Adede

In addition, Rock Link Geological Consultants Ltd. comprises a team of highly qualified and experienced personnel, committed to Integrity, Hard work and Excellence. It has more than five rigs that are capable of core drilling, boring and water well drilling in various underground formations, diameters, and depths.

The rigs are portable and can access very hard to reach areas since they can be carried by men, boats, Vans, planes or donkeys. The company has worked in a number of projects within and outside Kenya. Not to mention, it has the necessary resources and expertise to tackle jobs of different kinds.

Their clients range from Non-Governmental Organizations, private individuals/organizations to government organizations.

What does His Geotechnical Works entail?

Remarkably, David has vast experience in Geotechnical works. In that case, having worked in several projects relating to dams, roads, buildings, mining, ports, plants, bridges, pipelines among others.

His work has involved borehole drilling supervision, geotechnical logging and reporting, designing and planning, Resistivity and Seismic Surveys, EIA and EA among others. Then again, he has also worked for various companies in various projects in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi, Rwanda, Burundi, and Somalia.

Some of his current assignments include:

From May 2013:

SGS, Geotechnical Investigation for the Detailed Engineering Design for the Construction of the Mombasa Southern Bypass Road and Kipevu New Container Terminal Link Road.

Under the Mombasa Port Area Road Development Project by Kenya Marine Contractors.

From August 2012:

SMEC INTERNATIONAL, Geotechnical investigations for the feasibility study of 10 dam sites for preliminary design in four towns in Central and Southern Malawi.

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