The family of Conjestina Achieng have finally broken their silence after reports emerged alleging that the legendary boxer had set their house on fire in their rural village in Gem Siaya county. In an interview with sports journalist Carol Radull, the family refuted claims that Conjestina set the house ablaze and that the cause of the fire which erupted on Thursday, August 27 night yet to be established.
Conjestina Achieng is one of the all-time greats when it comes to boxing. The former boxing champion was a force to be reckoned with. Her boxing prowess gained her popularity in Kenya and even internationally. The former WIBF middleweight champion was a crowd pleaser and had stolen the hearts of many fans.
Former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko's team landed in Gem Siaya County on Saturday, August 28, to airlift retired boxer Conjestina Achieng' to Nairobi. The retired fighter is set to go through treatment and assessment, following her battles with suspected metal health complications. The former governor expressed that the retired boxer will go through a medical check-up and doctors will decide whether she will be returned to the rehab or subjected to different types of treatment.
Over the past few years Kenyans have witnessed Celebrity boxer Conjestina Achieng's life make turns after turns following her 'mental disorder'. Achieng used to represent the nation during her hay days beating opponent to ground with furious K.Os but Since her retirement life took sad turn. Conje has been Ailing from some mental instabilities Which in one time made her to live like a street kid before he was taken to rehabilitation center by former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko.
Conjestina Achieng came to fame due to her skillful way of wrestling and most of the time we have seen her taking the best position. Apparently, this talented wrestler has been Ill for years now and her problems started when she was badly knocked by a colleague on the head.
Conjestina Achieng nicknamed as "hands of stone" is house hold name in the boxing field. The former middle weight division boxer is a single mother and she is ranked in the fifth position in women boxing. The 43 years Conjestina comes from Siaya county and is a fifth born in a family of ten.
Ex boxing champion, Congestina Achieng is now on spotlight after her family disclosed to the public that she had earlier on, today, Friday, 27th, August, 2021, burned down her house. Different tv and radio digital media, also reported this incident on their official social account, pulselivekenya wrote, ''Former boxing champion Conjestina Achieng' has reportedly burned down her home in Gem, Siaya County. According to reports reaching Pulse Live news desk, the alleged arson was an expression... and stress.''However, on her official tweeter account, Conjestina Achieng tweeted, ''I torched my house due to frustrations, depression and loneliness but they say Conjestina Achieng is mad.''
Neighbours are currently trying to save the properties of the former boxer Conjestina Achieng after the outbreak of fire. However, the immediate cause of the fire had not been identified but the police officers have managed to visit the scene to investigate. They have also managed to meet with Conjestina Achieng and they have started interrogating her to identify the cause of fire in her house.
Radio and sports personality Carol Radull has come out to set the record straight after it was reported that troubled boxer Conjestina Achieng burnt down her house. Media reports earlier indicated that Conjestina torched her house in Gem Yala citing frustrations from family members. The incident was said to have happened on Friday after the troubled boxer went into her house and set clothes on fire.
Former Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko has offered to help the former Kenyan Boxer legend, Conjestina Achieng’ hours after her house got torched by allegedly unknown people. Sonko’s team landed in Gem Constituency, Siaya County on Saturday, August 28, 2021 to airlift retired boxer, Conjestina Achieng’ to Nairobi for treatement and medical assessment.
Legendary former boxer Conjestina Achieng has reportedly torched her own house in Gem Yala, Siaya County. Conjestina Achieng is one of the notable Kenyan boxer who flew the Kenyan flan on international level with her punching skills for years. The star has however been struggling with mental illness for years and her frustrations have left her mentally crippled with nothing much to do for herself.
Caroll Radull (left) pictured with iconic boxer Conjestina Achieng' in Siaya CountyFACEBOOK The family of legendary Kenyan boxer, Conjestina Achieng', has disputed reports that the acclaimed boxer torched her own house in their rural village of Gem, Siaya County. NTV host and sports anchor, Carol Radull, who had conversed with Achieng's family, told Kenyans.co.kethat the incident happened on Thursday, August 27 night.
Former champion boxer Conjestina Achieng is set to be airlifted for medical assessment courtesy of politician Mike Sonko. Taking to the social media, the former Nairobi County Governor claimed that his team is already in Gem, Siaya county to airlift the legendary athlete. Sonko added that the medical assessment will determine whether she will be referred back to a rehab.
Former celebrated Kenyan boxer Conjestina Achieng has burnt her home in Gem Yala, Siaya County, burning all her garments and different things that were inside the house. Fortunately, the house didn't burn to the ground. As per her family members, the fighter who led a successful career said that she was a disappointed woman in life thus decided to burn the house.
Conjestina Achieng born 20 October 1977 in Umiru village, Yala division in Siaya District. Drawing from reliable sources, Conjestina is born in a family of ten children. Her father is called Clement Adalo and her mother is Gertrude Auma.Her father is a retired medical officer and her elder brother, Joseph Kusimba is an ex-boxer who runs a boxing club in Mathare, Nairobi.
Developing: The former Boxing Champion Conjestina Achieng has reportedly torched her house in Gem located in Yala. She has cited frustrations. Today morning, news of former champion boxer have taken the internet by storm. It is not the first time Conjestina is coming into the limelight because of stress and life frustrations.
Former boxer Conjestina Achieng' has set her house in fire in Gem Yala,Siaya county citing frustrations.The 43-year-old former world international boxing federation middleweight champion has been in and out of mental facilities without her condition improving. She has struggled for a long period of time with her mental health since retiring from boxing,and she had to deal with various issues in life,which have seen her in and out of rehabilitation center.
Photo courtesy Kenyans have woken up today to shocking news that former boxer Conjestina torched down her house in Siaya out of frustrations. The 43-year-old former WIBF Middleweight champion has been in and out of mental facilities without her condition improving. Photo courtesy There have been several other efforts by well wishers including one by former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko, sports journalist Carrol Radull to rehabilitate her without much change.
Former boxer Conjestina Achieng torches her house in Gem Yala, Siaya County citing frustrations. The former boxer has been battling with mental problems for sometime. She is reported to have set her house a blaze citing frustrations, according to reports seen by the press. Conjestina Achieng having shot to the public limelight in 2018, as the most renowned and talented boxers in kenya, with some bigger names in the Kenya volunteering to assist the ailing boxer.
Conjestina Achieng' is former Kenyan boxer who was born in Unity village, Yala, located in Siaya County. She is the fifth born in a family of ten . She is a Kenyan female boxer who has been nicknamed ' Hands of Stone' and is ranked number five in the world.