A sad cloud has grazed the internet after the untimely demise of a famous Kikuyu musician - Esther Wanjiku of the famous Ndirira Githithi Ukene hit song. The news of her death has been announced by Mount kenya Tv correspondent from Murang'a Gakure Roba. It is yet to be established what led to her death as the news continues to unfold.
Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) has this evening revealed that Al Shabab launched an attack on Kenyan soil today, October 13th. In a press release to the newsroom, KDF Spokesperson Col Esther Wanjiku announced that the Kenyan soldiers were attacked by the militants during Operation Amani Boni while on routine patrol between Milimani Baure in Lamu County.
The body of Kikuyu Gospel singer Esther Wanjiku was laid to rest today 12th October at Lang'ata cemetery in Nairobi. The burial service that was full of tears and sorrow was attended by well known radio presenters and gospel artists from different parts of Kenya. Thousands of her fans who could not make to the venue followed the whole service live on Facebook from different people who offered to go live so that her fans could not miss anything that was happening.
The family of gospel artist Esther Wanjiku who passed away on Sunday evening has broken silence on the circumstances that led to her untimely demise. Her husband John Kamau stated that Esther had been sick for two weeks and she was under medication. The illness wasn't made public since it was not that serious.
The family and friends of Esther Wanjiku, the famous Kikuyu gospel musician are mourning her sudden death. According to reports, the Ndirira Githiithi Ukenete hit maker passed on at Kiambu level five hospital where she was receiving treatment. The family of the late Esther Wanjiku revealed that she had been ailing from a yet to disclosed illness which had taken weeks of going to hospital and out until she unfortunately passed away.
According to news hitting the air waves just now, a KDF Soldier is currently fighting for his life after a deadly attack by suspected Alshabab Militias. According to the official KDF Twitter handle, an IED planted by these rogue Militias has overturned a KDF vehicle leaving one soldier in a seriously injured.
Yesterday, well-wishers led by popular philanthropist MC Karangu Muraya raised money towards building a house for the mother of late Kikuyu gospel music singer Esther Wanjiku. MC Karangu announced that he received a total of 200,000 Kenyan shillings. He is optimistic that Esther's mother who has been living in an old mabati house in Korogocho slums will soon get a new decent house in memory of her late daughter.
There was a somber mood during the funeral ceremony of the late renowned Kikuyu gospel musician Esther Wanjiku who is reported to have died a few days ago. Photo :Courtesy In a news report that was shared by a reliable source of information, it was reported by the family of the deceased that the deceased had allegedly passed away under unclear circumstances.
A special show titled 'Esther Wanjiku Tribute' has been organised by Kameme Tv to be hosted by Martin Wa Janet within the same timeline he hosts the Kigooco show every Friday night. The special tribute show is set to take place on the 10th of October 2021. In a recent social media post, Martin Wa Janet got to request all not to miss out considering it will be a show like no other.
Over the last few months, there has been numerous explosions in the Coast and North Eastern parts of Kenya planted by the Al Shabaab militia. Picture courtesy. Image used for illustration. These bombs have sometimes been the end of many a lives on the roads where they are put and when a vehicle runs over them, they detonate.
The late musician Esther Wanjiku. [Source/Ndung'u] The family of celebrated Kikuyu gospel musician Esther Wanjiku has finally announced when and where the artist will be laid to rest. Wanjiku, who gained fame after releasing her 'Ndirira Githithi Ukenete(turn your face towards me) hit song, died on Sunday while receiving treatment at the Kiambu General Hospital.
User Security has been intensified in terror-prone Boni forest in Lamu following Tuesday’s suspected Al-Shabaab attack that left one Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) soldier nursing serious injuries. A statement from KDF Spokesperson Esther Wanjiku privy to Opera News Hub on Tuesday evening indicated that the KDF soldier was injured when a vehicle they were traveling in ran over an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) suspected to have been planted on the road by the militants between Milimani and Baure area in Lamu’s Boni forest.
Legendary Kikuyu gospel artist Esther Wanjiku is dead. The Akorino Star is well known for her hit song 'Ndirira Githithi Ukenete'. Details of what led to her sudden demise have not yet been made public. Esther has been mourned by fellow gospel singers and celebrities through emotional messages on social media platforms.
The late Esther Wanjiku (Photo Courtesy: Facebook) The family, friends and Kikuyu gospel musicians fraternity are mourning the demise of Esther Wanjiku who was popularly known from her hit song Ndirira Githiithi. The late Esther Wanjiku passed on while receiving treatment at Kiambu General hospital level 5.
One soldier was critically injured and five others sustained light injuries when a truck carrying Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers was hit by an improvised explosive device in Boni, Lamu County. According to the Kenya Defence Forces, the group was on normal patrol between Milimani and Baure in Lamu County when they came upon an IED strike carried out by suspected al-Shabaab terrorists.The injured troops were flown to Nairobi by plane for more treatment.
Al-Shabaab Claims Killing 14 KDF Soldiers Today as KDF's Spokesperson Clears The Air With New Update
Al-Shabaab has today claimed that they killed at least 14 Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers in an improvised explosives attack in Lamu County, Kenya. The militant group used its affiliate media in Somalia to report the claim. The group said an explosive they had planted on the road targeting KDF vehicle hit the target and killed more than a dozen soldiers.
The funeral procession of the late Esther Wanjiku (Photo Courtesy: Facebook) Popular Kikuyu gospel musician Esther Wanjiku passed on a few weeks ago as she was receiving treatment of pneumonia at Kiambu County level 4 hospital, according to a close relative. Today, the family and friends of the deceased gathered for the last send off of Esther Wanjiku who will be laid to rest at her husband's ancestral land at Ndumberi in Kiambu County.
Death strikes again robbing the family and friends of Esther Wanjiku, the famous Kikuyu gospel song writer and singer. Her fans and family are mourning her sudden death. According to sources, 'Ndirira Githiithi Ukenete' hit maker succumbed at Kiambu level five hospital where she was receiving treatment.
A celebrated Kikuyu gospel singer is dead. Esther Wanjiku died yesterday evening while receiving treatment at the Kiambu General Hospital where she had been admitted. To the family receive condolences as well to Esther Wanjiku it's rest in Peace till we meet again for we shall all die done day.
Latest sad news being reported is that a Kenya Defence Forces soldier has been injured after vehicle they were traveling in ran over an explosive planted by suspected Al Shabaab terrorists. Kenya Defence Forces Spokesperson, Esther Wanjiku confirmed the unfortunate incident which happened in Lamu County. Photo Courtesy/ KDF Forces on regular patrol