Shock as KTN news presenter dies
15 December 2015, 08:23
Nairobi - Shock as well loved and revered KTN News presenter dies.
Ahmed Dharwesh, a well known face on Kenyan television and of the KTN news Swahili bulletins died Monday night at his home, according to reports.
The anchor had sat on his couch to put his head down after a long day when he quietly passed on.
He had been long suffering from diabetes.
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The news shocked all and sundry as the ever energetic and smiling Dharwesh had been in good form earlier in the day and had also presented the Swahili bulletin.
" Shocked to learn of the demise of one of our own Ahmed Dharwesh. He was a friend to all and will be missed here at KTN," a statement from the station said late Monday.
Dharwesh will be buried Tuesday in Mombasa according to Muslim customs.
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