Local Akamba Musicians and their fans are mourning over the sudden death of one of their most popular artists Ancent Munyambu.
The pioneer musician collapsed while on stage Friday, 15 th December while he was addressing his fans at Bus Stage in Kamukunji,Nairobi city.
He died on that Friday evening from cardiac arrest and dysfunctions.He died at an age of 77 years old.Ancent lives in Mathare in Nairobi and comes from Makueni County.
Some of his popular hits he will be remembered for are “Kavola Kamengele”,”Kiss na Nyama”,”Ngamy’one”,”Tana yila wi thayu” and”Sarah wi wakwa”.These hits made him Akamba champion in music.
Ancent Munyambu has left a strong foundation in local Akamba music industry as he was one of the pioneers of Akamba music long ago.He shall be remembered for his legacy which he has left behind.