Popular Kenya Actress, Maureen Wanza has reportedly died during childbirth on Monday.
The baby also died shortly after delivery.
Wanza is well known for several coast based soap operas that have aired on Kenyan TV screens, especially Sumu on K24
The announcement of the untimely demise of the popular actress shook the country who loved her good work.
According to reports, the super talented actress who was pregnant passed on while she was ushering a new soul into the world. Wanza is a revered Kenyan thespian who has made appearances in a number of regional and national programmes such as Kenya’s favourite Moyo Series that airs on Citizen TV and Sum that airs on K24.
News about Wanza’s demise was first shared by her fellow actress Kibibi Salim through her social media account.
Maureen Wanza has worked with big names in the TV industry, including, Ken Ambani (Baraza), Henry Lenga, Simiyu Barasa, Osborn Muga and others.