Kenya: Mourning Three Music Megastars

Three diehard fans of Congolese soukous legend Aurlus Mabele are devastated by the news of his death in Paris on Friday last week.

This has been a harrowing week for music fans, with the demise of American country music legend Kenny Rogers and Cameroonian Afro-jazz maestro Manu Dibango.

Betty Mabele Makhombe of Kitale, Sammy Wamuri (Ya Kembo) and Catherine Karanja are among fans in grief.

Despite scanty details on the funeral arrangements for Aurlus Mabele, speculation was rife that he might be…


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