Popular Benga artist Bernard Onyango  who goes by his stage name Abenny Jachiga is dead.

The Mano Kasinde hit makers news of passing comes as a shock to many of his fans across the world.

Jachiga is said to have died in hospital after a short illness.  He fell sick on June 5, before he got worse.

According to the reports from friends and family Jachiga was rushed to St Elizabeth Hospital in Kisumu.

However, his situation got worse and was transferred to Aga Khan hospital where doctors said that his Kidneys were affected.

The relatives later transferred him to St Jairus Private Hospital near the Kisumu International Airport, where he died.

Friends and family have since taken to social media mourning the death of the Benga music icon.

 

Jachiga’s music

By the time of his death Abenny Jachiga is famed for many big hits.

His music has become a norm to many including me. Its obvious that we will miss his music that kept most of us entertained.

Some of his songs that we keep dancing to include, Mano Kasinde,Simba Manyo Wendo, Maraga Odagi, Ayaye, penzi ni  kama yai among others.

His body has since been moved to the Portflorence Community Hospital mortuary in Otonglo area.

As they say in luo , NIND GIKWEE!!

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