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SOCIETY

"My Brother Was Secretive, He Hardly Spoke Of His Investments, Royalties" Ken's Brother Revealed

Photo/Courtesy Ken Walibora was a veteran journalist and writer who died while he was buying building materials, when street urchins attached him. In understandable panic, the renown author and media personality fled from a matatu on Landhies road, that knocked him down. Sadly, he passed on while waiting to be attended to a public hospital, presumably because 'good hearted persons' had taken his wallet with its wad of cash and his IDs and without his glasses and bloodied, no one recognised Walibora, so he bled to death.

  2 months ago ago

SOCIETY

Relief as Senate Committee Gives a Final Report on Ken Walibora’s Death at KNH

The Kenyatta National Hospital was put on the spot last year after the death of the renowned author, Ken Waliaula Walibora.Accusations against the hospital indicated that Walibora was left to lie on the floor, with no one to attend to him for 14 hours.The claim indicated that the Siku Njema author laid on the cold floors of the hospital waiting for an ICU bed after suffering serious injuries caused by a road accident.

  7 months ago ago
Relief as Senate Committee Gives a Final Report on Ken Walibora’s Death at KNH

ACCIDENT

How Ken Walibora's Simple Casket Explains The Mystery Surrounding His Death

Renown Author and NTV journalist Ken Walibora was laid to rest at his home in Bonde village, Kitale Transzoia county. His funeral was attended by only 40 members due to government directives on how to bury the dead. A sombre mood engulfed the foot of Cherengany as the friends, villager and family members bid farewell to the greatest man in the world of literature. At least 60 police men were deployed to prevent the masses from breaking the COVID-19 directive on social distancing. Walibora died from a road accident

  1 year ago ago
How Ken Walibora's Simple Casket Explains The Mystery Surrounding His Death

CRIME

Details Emerge of The Blunder That Killed Ken Walibora

The renowned writer and journalist could have survived and there was a high probability of medics saving his life. However, upon arriving at the KNH after good Samaritan effort. According to details from KNH, he arrived at the hospital but had no identification documents to reveal his identity and he needed intensive care At that time all the 22 beds in KNH main intensive care was fully occupied and 5 beds at emergency care unit was also occupied. Because he had no documents he couldn't be transferred to ot

  1 year ago ago
Details Emerge of The Blunder That Killed Ken Walibora

SOCIETY

Prof Ken Walibora's Family Sends this Emotional Message Ahead of Celebrating His 1st Anniversary

It's exactly one year gone after Prof. Ken Walibora was prounouced dead at Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) where he was taken by a good Samaritan after reportedly being hit by a bus a long Landhies Road in Nairobi.Prof. Walibora died on 10th April last year and his death was received in shock.

  7 months ago ago
Prof Ken Walibora's Family Sends this Emotional Message Ahead of Celebrating His 1st Anniversary

HEALTH

Kenyatta National Hospital Finally Clears The Air on What Happened to Ken Walibora

A lot of questions have been asked after reports claimed that nurses and doctors in Kenyatta National Hospital were negligent and that contributed to the death of renowned Kenyan author, Ken Walibora. The hospital's CEO, Evanson Kamuri through a virtual meeting held on Monday, 27th April with Senate Committee in charge of Health, stated that the medical doctors who attended to the author did their best to save his life. According to a publication by the Star, the CEO stated that Walibora suffered from serious

  1 year ago ago
Kenyatta National Hospital Finally Clears The Air on What Happened to Ken Walibora

ACCIDENT

The Shocking Story Of Ken Walibora's Final Hours At KNH Revealed

A series of blunders from the medical staff at Kenyatta National Hospital led to the death of prolific writer Ken Walibora, The Nation has revealed. The News outlet also reported that Ken Walibora died while waiting for an ICU bed to be provided since the capacity was already full at KNH Ken Walibora the celebrated and the decorated author lay waiting for help from the medics for 14 hours that never came. Ken Walibora At KNH When Ken Walibora was knocked down by a vehicle, a good samaritan took him to hospital

  1 year ago ago
The Shocking Story Of Ken Walibora's Final Hours At KNH Revealed

SOCIETY

Was He Murdered Or Was It An Accident? Mysterious Death Of Reknowed Journalist Yet To Be Resolved

Photo /courtesy Early this year the country was thrown into mourning following the brutal demise of celebrated author and journalist Ken Walibora marking the end of one of the greatest writers to ever grace the African continent. His distinguished works endeared him to globally recognized writers and institutions something that made him secure teaching positions in universities abroad. Walibora's body was found at KNH morgue but events that lead him to the hospital have never been fully understood. Photo /courtesy 

  11 months ago ago
Was He Murdered Or Was It An Accident? Mysterious Death Of Reknowed Journalist Yet To Be Resolved

ACCIDENT

Angry Kenyans Blast Ruiru Hospital

Angry Kenyans have blast Ruiru hospital  over the negligence  after video of a distressed  woman  woman trending woman. The unidentified woman is seen in  a video screaming  at  the hospital  receptions for help but theres no health staffs. Its alleged that the  good Samaritan woman pick  and rushed the  victims to the hospital after they were involved in a road accident . Basing on the video a man is seen trying to put the unconscious  two adult males on a stretcher but there’s no help as

  1 year ago ago
Angry Kenyans Blast Ruiru Hospital

CULTURE

Is Ken Walibora's death coincidence?

Walibora was one of the best writters in Kenya and perhaps in East Africa especially in Swahili Novels, plays and short stories.Most of his books involved movement of characters from one place to where they were destined.His common written books includes: 'Siku Njema', Kufa kuzikana, Nasikia Sauti ya Mama, Kidagaa Kimemwozea, Damu Nyeusi na Hadithi Nyingine and also Nizikeni papa hapa, a short in Tumbo lisiloshiba na Hadithi Nyingine.

  6 months ago ago
Is Ken Walibora's death coincidence?

SOCIETY

Who Killed Ken Walibora? Mystery Of Walibora’s Death That Remains Unresolved One Year Down The Line

This month marks exactly one year since Kenya’s prolific Kiswahili writer and contributor Ken Walibora was found dead in one of the mortuaries in the country.

  8 months ago ago
Who Killed Ken Walibora? Mystery Of Walibora’s Death That Remains Unresolved One Year Down The Line

CULTURE

Untold Story of The late Ken Walibora Kenyan Author About "Kidagaa Kimemwozea".

Dr. Ken Walibora was a teacher at the School of International Relations and Diplomacy at the Riara University. Author of the critically acclaimed Swahili novel Siku Njema, Walibora obtained his PhD in Comparative Cultural Studies at The Ohio State University, in the United States. Ken Walibora was prolific Kiswahili fiction writer and poet with a literary oeuvre exceeding fifty titles and has won several awards. For instance, he won the Jomo Kenyatta Literature Prize thrice with his Swahili texts, Ndoto ya Amerika

  10 months ago ago
Untold Story of The late Ken Walibora Kenyan Author About

HEALTH

Kenyatta Hospital Reveals how Ken Walibora died at their Facility

The late author Ken Walibora. Photo courtesy. Kenyatta National Hospital has dismissed claims of neglegence to the Kiswahili author Ken Walibora that led to his death. The CEO of Kenyatta National Hospital Dr Evanson Kamuri was on Monday summoned by Senate Health committee chaired by senator Michael Mbito, to shed light on the author Walibora staying at the facility long hours unattended until his death. During the virtual meeting with the Senate, Dr Kamuri said Ken Walibora was attended to on the first 10

  1 year ago ago
Kenyatta Hospital Reveals how Ken Walibora died at their Facility

ENTERTAINMENT

Famous people Kenya lost in 2020

Papa Shiradura Papa shiradura was a kenyan comedian who died after having breathing complications on 20th July 2020 Bukeko rose to fame when he was cast to play the role of Papa Shirandula in the popular TV series Papa Shirandula which aired on Citizen TV Papa was an award-winning Kenyan actor, thespian, singer, and director. Ken Walibora The author left a legacy in kenyan education where he wrote books like, kidagaa kimemuozea, siku njema and many others. Walibora has won over 40 highly coveted titles including

  1 year ago ago
Famous people Kenya lost in 2020

HEALTH

We Did What Was Humanly Possible To Save The Life Of The Writer Ken Walibora.

Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) on Monday the 27th April 2020 through the CEO Dr Evanson Kamuri gave a blow-by-blow account of how celebrated writer Ken Walibora lost his life at the facility even as the hospital denied negligence in attending to the patient. Appearing before the Senate Health Committee, KNH chief executive Dr. Evanson Kamuri said doctors at the facility tried what was humanly possible to save the life of the Prof Walibora. According to Dr Kamuri, Prof Walibora was brought to KNH in an am

  1 year ago ago
We Did What Was Humanly Possible To Save The Life Of The Writer Ken Walibora.

POLITICS

Family Of Legendary Swahili Author Ken Walibora Raises Concerns Over Deceased’s Secret Wealth

The group of amazing Swahili creator Ken Walibora has raised worries over the perished's mysterious abundance that has not been followed since his passing. The family is presently approaching the pertinent government organizations to help with following Walibora's secret riches, both inside and outside the country. Talking during Walibora's remembrance administration prior in the week, the sibling, Patrick Wafula, a school head at Kipsoen High School, Elgeyo Marakwet County said the family required assistance

  7 months ago ago
Family Of Legendary Swahili Author Ken Walibora Raises Concerns Over Deceased’s Secret Wealth

ACCIDENT

Miguna Miguna wants thorough investigation be done on the painful death of Ken Walibora

It so sad to imagine the painful death experience that Kenya's greatest Kiswahili author, Ken Walibora went through before his ultimate death. Miguna Miguna is disturbed by this ordeal and wants thorough investigation to be undertaken in Kenyatta hospital for their negligence. Since Walibora suffered a cracked jaw, a broken hand, two missing teeth, and with blood draining into his brain after he was allegedly knocked down by a bus on Landhies Road in Nairobi. He was taken to Kenyatta hospital and laid there

  1 year ago ago
Miguna Miguna wants thorough investigation be done on the painful death of Ken Walibora

ACCIDENT

Negligence at KNH linked to Ken Walibora's Death

Senate health committee chaired by senator Michael Mbito has summoned Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) chief executive officer Evans Kamuri for alleged claims of negligence that caused the death of renowned Swahili writer whose books made it to international waves and Kenya education system. Ken Walibora suffered an accident that led to a broken jaw and blood draining from his head. Upon arriving at KNH he taken to accident and emergency unit but during that time the 22 bed capacity at the main intensive un

  1 year ago ago
Negligence at KNH linked to Ken Walibora's Death

ACCIDENT

Journalist dies in hit and run road accident

A former Nation Media Group journalist Dan Otieno has died after he was hit and killed in a road accident along Waiyaki way on Monday night. The journalist was crossing the busy highway around nine pm where he was hit and the vehicle that knocked him speed off. Kabete police boss confirmed that the journalist died on the spot. Otieno is one among the journalists who lost their lives as a result of accidents caused by reckless drivers in the last eight months with the most recent one being author and news anchor

  1 year ago ago
Journalist dies in hit and run road accident

OTHERS

DCI Urged To Speed Up Investigations Into Ken Walibora's Death

After Kenya's renowned author and anchor Ken Walibora was laid to rest, the family's focus now shifts to the DCI to speed up investigations into the cause of death of the prolific writer. Even as the Chief Government pathologist Johansen Oduor carried a postmortem, which indicated his death was caused from the accident involving the matatu on Landhies road and he was also stabbed. The family during his burial at his home in Makutano, Cherangany Constituency in Trans Nzoia mandated the family spokesman Patri

  1 year ago ago
DCI Urged To Speed Up Investigations Into Ken Walibora's Death