Emerging report indicates that Kenyan Journalist, Soni Methu has died at the age of 34.
yans gathered that the one time host of CNN’s “Inside Africa,” died on Thursday after collapsing from pains in her stomach, her sister, Faith Methu, said in a statement.
“We don’t know much but a post mortem will be done to tell exactly what happened,” Faith Methu said.
Soni Methu hosted “Inside Africa,” CNN International’s longest-running feature program, from 2014 until 2015 when the show moved to a new format without a presenter.
Soni Methu was a reporter at the Chinese-owned news network CGTN at the time of her passing.
She was previously the east Africa correspondent at E News Africa for two years, where she covered the Westgate Mall terrorist attack in Nairobi and other incidents in the region.
Before that, she was a reporter for South African news channel eNCA.