Martha Karua’s Niece Passes on After Mombasa Road Accident


Yesterday we woke up to the sad news of an accident that happened along the Nairobi Mombasa highway killing several. The accident which happened in the early hours of Tuesday morning involved a Malindi bound bus Buscar and a truck at Kambu, the injured were rushed to makindu sub_county hospital and the bodies ferried to the Makindu hospital mortuary.

Hon. Martha Karua is unfortunately among the people mourning the death of their loved ones after another accident claimed two lives along Mombasa road. Karua revealed that one of her nieces Wawira who was a fourth year student at Daystar University died after a grisly road accident on Mombasa road on Sunday morning.

Ms Wawira was rushed to Nairobi West Hospital in critical condition after the car she was travelling in rammed into a trailer on the rear. The driver of the car at the time of the accident who was Wawiras friend also succumbed to his injuries.

On twiter Martha Karua wrote “Marcia Wawira Mwangi, my beloved niece, succumbed today (Monday, April 24) to injuries following a road accident. She will forever live in our hearts.”

The students had earlier attended the annual Daystar Star of Excellence Awards ceremony (SOEA) which took place at Two Rivers Mall Saturday night.

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