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Famous Celebrities Who Have Died Of Cancer

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By LifeStories | self meida writer
Published 18 days ago - 8 views

1. Wangari Maathai

Wangari Maathai was a Kenyan social, environmental and political activist and the first African woman to win the Nobel prize. As a beneficiary of the Kennedy Airlift she studied in the Unites States earning a Bachelor's degree from Mount St. Scholastica. She died on 25th September 2011 at the age of 71 due to ovarian cancer.

2. Waweru Mburu

Veteran radio journalist Waweru Mburu was working at Royal Media Services died after a long battle with gastric cancer.

3. Francis Nyenze

Francis Nyenze was a Kenyan politician who served as a member of parliament for Kitui West Constituency from 1997-2002 and again from 2013-2017. He died on 6th December 2017 as a result of cancer.

4. Janet Kanini

Janet Kanini was a media personality who served in NTV before she succumbed to cancer on 1st April 2017.

5. Ken Okoth

Ken Okoth was a Kenyan politician who served as the member of parliament for Kibra constituency. He later died from complications caused by colorectal cancer.

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