The Kenyan media industry has awakened to the shockingly sad news of the passing on of standard news reporter Naphtali Makori. Makori who was based in Kisumu. He passed away after complaining about ill health for some time now. However the real cause is not yet known, it is suspected to be a liver infection which he had been battling with for a long time.
Even though close associates of the journalists together with family knew of his ailment, this comes as a shock to everyone as he seemed fine from the public’s point of view. Naphtali, who worked as the standard media correspondent from Kisumu, had just been transferred from Nyamira County where he brought in story segments affecting the community at large through the standard newspaper.
Condolences go to Naphtali’s family and the public, as the country grapples with the loss of other prominent contributors to society.