It is with deep regret that we announce the death of Mr. Premchandbhai Dhanani on Wednesday. 30th January, 2019 in London.

Son of Late Raichand Depar and Lilaben Dhanani & Jethiben Dhanani. Son-in-Law of Late Devshi Nathoo Malde and Late Diwaliben Devshi Malde. He was Husband of Kantaben Dhanani. He was Father of Jyotindra, Mayur. Bharat and Jayesh.

He was Father-in-law of Vina, Kirtida, Sunita and Urvashi. He was Grandfather of Paaras; Kathryn, Kunj, Avni: Pranay, Aysha, Sahil, Trishla, Khushal and Veer. He was Great Grandfather of Kai and Noah.

He was Brother of Late Maniben Keshavlal Bid, Late Manchhaben Dhanani. Late Mansukhlal Dhanani and Induben Chandrakant Dodhia.

He was Brother-in-Law of Late Keshavlal Bid, Hansaben Mansukhlal, Chandrakant Dodhia, Late Chottalal Malde, Late Chandramani Chottalal, Late Sushila Virchand Shah. Virchand Nathalal Shah, Late Chimanlal Malde, Late Jyotsnaben Chimanlal, Shashikant Malde, Niruben Shashikant.

Prayer meeting will be held on Thursday, 31st January 2019 at the Oshwal Centre. Ring Road, Parklands at 8:00pm.

“When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure”

The Trustees, Office Bearers and Managing Committee of Shree Visa Oshwal Community Nairobi send their heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family.


Victor Wasonga, 27, city spray painter, dies in lorry accident 

1992 – 2019

The late Victor Wasonga  was born on 17 December 1992 and died on 9January 2019 after being knocked down by a reversing H Young company truck .

He was the son of Mzee Joseph Nyunja Odero and Mama Alice Atieno Nyunja.

He was husband of Mary Auma Imelda and father of Franklin Odeny and Joseph Nyunja and Sarah.

He was brother of Beatrice Omondi, Maven Atieno and the late Sarah Anyango.

The late Victor hailed from Wagusu in Sakwa, Bondo County, and was married with a child and worked as a spray painter. His body Will leave City Mortuary on 31st January 2019 and the cortege will proceed to his residence in Kibera Raila and later embark on his final journey to his parents home in Wagusu on 1st February 2019.

He will be laid to rest on Saturday 2nd February 2019


Robert Ombuya Nyandika

We regret to announce the death of Mr. Robert Ombuya Nyandika which occurred on 26/1/2019, until his untimely death he was The Deputy Director of Civil Registration Services.

Son to the late Mr Paul Nyandika Nyangwara and Mrs Tabitha Kemunto Nyandika. Husband to the Late Mrs Wilkister Moraa Keongo and Mrs Divinah Kerubo Mauti. Father to Ronald Omboga, Kelvin Nyangwara, Humphrey Nyabwari, Solomon Onsarigo, Sharon Kwamboka, and Brandon Ooga. Brother to the late Zachary Nyakoe, Grace Kwamboka, Ronald Omboga and Ruth Nyaboke (Civil Registration Gucha), Ezekiel Kaombo (Surveyor Taveta), Jared Nyandika, Naomi Bandiri, Queen Kerubo, Oliver Barongo. Step-brother to the late Rasto Nyangwara, Samuel Mdicki and others. Son-in-law to Daniel Kesongo, Esther Nyanchir. Brother-in- law to the late Jane, Roselider and among others.

Family and friends are meeting daily at Tumaini house and at his house in Umoja 1 and at his rural home in Omogonchoro village.

There will be a main fundraising on Tuesday 5th February at 680 hotel from 5:00pm.

Burial will be held on 8th February 2019 at his home in Omogonchoro village, Mosora sub-location, Bass Masige East Location.

Pauline Njeri Gichuki

It is with acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Pauline Njeri Gichuki on 26.01.2019 after a short illness. She was working with KIE Karatina branch.

Precious daughter of Danson Gichuki Njeru and Grace Wainoi Gichuki. Loving Sister of Peter, Irene, Sarah, Mercy, the late Cate, Samuel, Beatrice and Phylis. She was a doting Aunt of several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are meeting daily at her father’s farm at kibingo village, Kirinyaga County for prayers and funeral arrangements.

The cortege leaves ACK, Mt Kenya Funeral Home at 9.00am on Friday 01.02.2019 .Burial will be held thereafter at her father’s farm in Kibingo village, Ndimi sub-location, Kirinyaga County.

“May the Almighty God grant you eternal rest and His perpetual light shine on you”

Patrick Gathara Theuri

1937 – 24/01/2019

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Mr. Patrick Gathara Theuri of Kabaru Location, Kimahuri Sub-location Nyeri County through a tragic Road Accident.

Son of the late Simon Theuri (Kimondo) and late Anna Wamuyu. Husband of Peris Nyawira Gathara. Father of Simon Theuri, Jacinta Wamuyu, Francis Karuiru, Anthony Gichingiri, John B. Kariuki, Lucy Wanjiku, Mary Wairimu, Lydia Gathoni and Veronica Wanjiru. Brother of Naftary Karume, Lawrence Kariuki, Clement Riri, Paul Nderitu, Mary Wairimu, Anthony Muriithi, and Gilbert Mararo. Brother-in-law of the late Gichingiri Karuiru, the late Kibui Karuiru, Lydia Muhuhi, the late Ndegwa Karuiru and the late Konyu Karuiru. Son-in-law of the late Lucy Mirigo and the late Karuiru Gichingiri. Father-in-law of Joan Theuri, Richard Ngichu, Grace Karuiru, the late Elizabeth Gichingiri, Hellen Gichingiri, Margaret Kariuki, Gregory Muthungu, John Kamau and David Muriuki. Grandfather and great grandfather of many.

Friends and relatives are meeting daily for burial preparations at his home in Kimahuri, Githingiri Estate Thika, Githurai, Kikuyu and their other Children’s homes.

The cortege leaves Nyeri Funeral Home (Outspan) mortuary on Saturday 2nd February 2019 at 8:00am for Holy Mass at Maria Consolata Catholic Church- Kimahuri and thereafter burial at his farm in Kimahuri starting at 11:00am.

“In Gods’ hands you rest, in our hearts you live forever.”

Nicholas Mbugua

Sunrise: 15th March 1953 – Sunset: 29th December 2019

This is to inform you of the passing on of Nicholas Mbugua on the 29th December 2018.

Family and friends are meeting at Garden Square from 5:30pm – 7.00pm Monday to Friday. All are welcome.

For those unable to attend but would like to support the family with burial arrangements the paybill number is 824997. Account name: Nicholas Mbugua.

The church service will be held at Heritage Baptist from 10am on 8th February 2019.

The burial will be at Langata Cemetery thereafter.

For any enquiries please contact 0714066208/0721825741.

Joyna Nabachenje Naburuk Chesebe

It is with humble acceptance of God’s Will that we announce the death of Joyna Nabachenje Naburuk Chesebe of Mokoiywet Farm, Mabonde Location, Waitaluk Division, Kiminini subcounty, Trans Nzoia which occurred on 29 January 2019.

Wife of the late Jackson Chesebe of the Kamutep Clan, Co-wife of Perita Nasimiyu. Daughter of the late Mzee Naburuku and Chepsir Samboror of the Kamukek Clan. Aunt of the Mwoteis among others.

Mother of the late Juma, Javan and Rita, Prof Peter and Theresa Kibas, Mary, Remy and Jackline, Margaret and Maurice and Luke and Hadija. Stepmother of Eliud, William, Samuel, Stephen, Timothy, Dinah, Elizabeth, Gladys, Alice and Anna. Sister of Zadock and Grace. Grand mother and Great Grandmother of many.

There will be a major fundraiser to offset medical bills on Thursday 31 January 2019 at 2:00pm at the family home. Financial support can be channeled through Mpesa No. 0727048528.

Funeral will take place at the family home in Mokoiywet Farm, Trans Nzoia on 2 February 2019.

Josephine Nyaema Bosire “Ticha”

1958 – 2019

It is with great humility and acceptance of God’s will that we announce the peaceful passing on of Mrs, Josephine Nyaema Bosire “Ticha“ which occurred on Tuesday 22nd January, 2019 at a Nairobi Hospital following a short illness.

Daughter of the late Mzee Yohana Nyaema and the late Mama Rebecca Kwamboka. Beloved wife of James Bosire. Loving mother of her children, Rodney, Caroline, Andrew, Ruth and Joel. Grandmother of Kyle Allan. Daughter-in-law of the late Mzee Zephaniah Bosire, Mama Hephzibah Sarange and Mama Joyce Kemunto. Beloved sister-in-law of the late Abuga, the late Teresa, the late John, Makana, Ngare, Nyamumbo (Australia), Momanyi (KPA, Mombasa), Mokaya (Oregon, USA), Ndemo, Maria (Kamati), Abuga, Ooga, Moraa, Moseti, Bogonko, Isabella, Tabitha, Hellena, Gechemba, Flonica, Julia, Margaret (Brisbane, Australia), Florence Change, Kwamboka, Janet, Esther, Josephine Mokaya (Oregon, USA), among others. Loving sister of Mwalimu Joel Nyaema, the late Raboso, the late Moraa, Kemunto, Bosibori, the late Zablon, Evans, the late Mary and the late Moenga.

Family and friends are meeting daily at her home in Aldina Mombasa and also at Mbaraki Sports Club at 6.00pm for prayers and funeral arrangements.

A fundraiser is planned for the 4th of February 2019 at the KPA Mbaraki Club at 5.00pm, Mombasa, and on 5th of February, 2019 at the Professional Centre, Nairobi at 5.00pm, proceeds of which will be used to defray outstanding hospital bills and funeral expenses. Contributions can be channelled through Mpesa Paybill number 886548, account number “your name”.

A funeral service will be held in her honour at Kizingo SDA Church on the 6th of February, 2019 from 10.00am.

The cortege leaves Lee Funeral Home on Thursday 7th February, 20 19 at 9.00am.The burial ceremony will take place on the 8th of February, 2019 at her Isecha home in Nge’nyi Location Kitutu Chache North, Kisii County.

In God’s hands you peacefully rest. In our hearts you live forever.

John G. Wilson

It’s with great sadness that we announce the promotion to glory of Mr John G. Wilson founder Treasures of Africa Museum, Kitale Trans Nzoia county.

Husband of Ann Wanjiku Wilson. Father of Hugh Muchai Wilson and benefactor to Dr. Emmanuel Ndiema of National Museums of Kenya. Brother of the late Duncan, Hugh and Sheila of U.K. Son-in-law of the late Daniel Muchai and Bernadette Wambui Muchai of Cherangany. Brother in-law of Nichols Muiruri of Nakuru, John Muturi of Kitaie, Mary Muchai of Nakuru, Pauline Muchai of Kitengela, James Mungai of Cherang’any, Nicholas Eufracia Gitinji of Kitengela, Sylvia of UK, George Mwaura of FRC Nairobi, Simon Githinji of Kitengela, Matalanga of Rhemat Auctioneers Kitengela, Daniel Muchai of Nation media group and Brenda of UK. Uncle of Kirsten, Jane, Laura, Jen, Stewaed, Ruth of UK, Lucy Njane of Nakuru nursing, Lucy Muiruri of National bank Nakuru, Rachel Muchai of KCB Nairobi, Jane Githinji of NACC, Lucy Muchai of Kitale, among others. Grandfather of Douglas, David, Wairimu Mbugua, Cameron, Neil, Alek, Archie and Mike among others.

The cortege will leave Cherang’any Nursing Home mortuary on Saturday 2nd Feb 2019 at 8am.

The funeral service will be held at his milimani home Kitale. The Burial will follow thereafter at Kibomet cemetery Kitale.

In Gods arm you rest in our hearts you remain forever.

John Ndiritu Wagura (Joho)

27/12/1935 – 27/01/2019

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing on of John Ndiritu Wagura (Joho) on Sunday 27th January 2019 after a short illness.

Son of the late Wagura Murunga and the late Gathigia Wagura. Beloved husband of Eunice Wambui Nderitu. Father of Mary Gathigia, Lucia Muthoni, Agatha Wanjiku, Sr Teresa Njeri, Agnes Wangui, Joseph Wagura, Veronica Nyambura & Anastasia Kirigo. Grandfather of Austin, Anita, Ryan, Ernest, Alex, Michael, Elaine, Isabel, Justin, Ethan, Eunice, Adrian, John Mark, Naomi and Flora. Brother of the late Benjamin Murunga and the late Hannah Wangari. Father in law of Davis Wacheru and Milkah Wanja.

Prayers are being held daily at his home in Subukia, Nakuru from 4pm.

The cortege will leave Nyahururu Hospital mortuary on 2nd February 2019 at 8.30am for a funeral service at his farm in Tetu Subukia. The burial will follow thereafter at the same venue,

“The devout are taken away and no one understands. Those who walk uprightly enter into peace; they find rest as they lie in death” Isaiah 57: 1 – 2