Musician Salim Junior is dead
23 January 2016, 17:47
Nairobi - Musician Salim Junior is dead.
Junior died Saturday at the War Memorial Hospital in Nairobi after a long illness.
" He is dead. He had been ill for a while and had been suffering," his brother Salim Njuguna told News24 on phone.
Salim, whose real name was Paul Mwangi was a well known vernacular language musician who had traversed the country performing to Kenyans.
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He was well known for his mugithi tunes such as Sarafina.
His body is lying at the same hospital.
The death of the singer comes just a few weeks after the death of another vernacular artiste Diana Musila who is better known as Chelele.
She was murdered.
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