Veteran radio journalist laid to rest
07 October 2016, 18:00
Nairobi - The funeral service of veteran radio journalist Waweru Mburu is currently ongoing in Makuyu.
Mburu, who was famous for the ‘Wembe wa Citizen’ and ‘Yaliyotendeka’ programmes on Radio Citizen passed on last week at MP Shah hospital.
He is said to have been battling gastric cancer.
At the time of his death, he was the head of Radio Citizen and was also eyeing the Maragua Constituency MP seat.
Kenyan citizens and leaders have conveyed their condolences, saying he will be remembered for speaking the truth without fear.
"Waweru Mburu was a man whose stature impacted society," said Kabando wa Kabando.
Joshua Okumu said: "The battle has been tough bt in many people's eyes waweru mburu won severally. we celebrate u we live through your strength #RIPWaweruMburu."
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