The first Kenyan host of ‘Inside Africa, Soni Methu has sadly passed away at the age of 34.

According to CNN and multiple media outlets, the former host of CNN’s “Inside Africa, Kenyan journalist Soni Methu, suddenly collapsed at her hotel in Diani, Kwale county and died en route to the hospital.

Just before the prominent Kenyan journalists died, ”she began complaining of severe stomach pain”

Kenyans are in shocked and can’t believe she’s really gone at such a young age!

“She started looking like she was having a seizure and my sister-in-law rushed her to the hospital but she died on the way. We don’t know much but a post-mortem will be done to tell exactly what happened,” Faith Methu told a Kenyan paper

Soni Methu’s cause of death is not yet known.

Our thoughts and prayers are with Soni Methu’s family and all her loved ones. 

Photo Credit: Soni Methu/ Kenya News

Tribute have been pouring in for the East Africa correspondent Soni Methu

The former CNN and eNCA host was a reporter at China Global Television Network (CGTN).
Credit: Soni Methu/ CNN/Kenya News
 

Gone Too Soon