Popular actor Gibson Gathu Mbugua is dead after being sick for a long time.
Stephen Mbugua rose to fame for starring in the Vioja Mahakamani show.
The family said that Gathu passed away on Thursday, December 22 while at Mediheal Hospital.
“Good morning friends and family… This morning I have received a phone call from Mediheal Hospital informing me that our brother Gibson has rested. It’s been a journey but in all God is still on the throne,” read the message from the family.
In is not clear when he was readmitted at Mediheal Hospital.
Former President Uhuru Kenyatta was among those who contributed to Gibson’s medical fund, to which he made a personal donation of Sh2 million.
In 2020, he experienced kidney failure but had the courage to keep going.