Lovers of mugithi and Kenyans in general are mourning the death of popular Kikuyu singer Mighty Salim – real name Timothy Njuguna.
Salim died on Sunday, January 24, 2021 after battling kidney failure for some time.
He died a day after the 6th anniversary of his elder brother Salim Junior who passed away on January 23, 2016.
In a past interview Mighty said,
“YEARS ON I AM YET TO ACCEPT THAT SALIM JUNIOR PASSED AWAY. I HAVE KEPT THIS PAIN TO MYSELF BUT THOSE CLOSE ME KNOW IT HOWEVER MUCH I TRY TO CONCEAL IT.”
May they rest in peace. Here are some moving tributes.