BBC Presenter Sophie Ikenye has lost her dad.
Without going deep into it, the Kenyan born who is based London took to Facebook to inform her followers that her dad has passed on.
“I don’t post much about my family but I’d like you to know that my dad rests in peace now,” she said in a Facebook.
“He has fulfilled the purpose for which he was created. He taught us many things, one of which is to be strong and the other to be honest in this life. Till we meet again. Thank you for your prayers over my family.”
Ikenye has been living in London for almost four years now where she hosts Focus On Africa.
She joined the broadcast industry almost 16 years ago on radio before moving to the oldest TV station in Kenya, KBC.
She then moved switched to a radio news editor for Citizen TV and later a news anchor on Kenya’s NTV.
May her dad Rest In Peace and we at African Warrior Magazine send our heartfelt condolences to Ikenye’s family.