The family of the popular Mugithi musician Timothy Njuguna alias ‘Mighty Salim’, is mourning his death that happened on the evening of Sunday, January 24 2020.
According to reports, the celebrated artist succumbed to kidney failure after years of battling diabetes.
While confirming his death, his family said the singer had been diagnosed with diabetes in 2003 June before the situation advanced to kidney failure in 2018.
He died a day after hosting a memorial ceremony of his brother who died five years ago.
When the 2018 diagnosis occurred, Salim revealed that he was in dire need of Ksh2.5 million for surgery and treatment of his kidneys.
He later noted that during his health woes, he was abandoned by his friend and politicians whose events he had graced.
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