Achieng Abura dies at Kenyatta National Hospital - Daily Nation

Born Lydia Achieng Abura, the singer came to the music scene in the early 90s with a gospel album “I believe”. Advertisement. By VERAH OKEYO More by this Author. Musician Achieng Abura has died at Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH). The popular ...and more »

Former TPF judge and singer Achieng' Abura dies at KNH - The Star, Kenya

The popular afro-jazz musician was reportedly being treated for depression and gastritis at Kenyatta National Hospital. Other reports indicated she also had kidney problems. Abura's last post on Facebook revealed she was not well following drastic ...and more »

Achieng' Abura mourned: Kenyans bashed for honouring stars after death - The Star, Kenya

A lawyer has scolded Kenyans for only coming out to declare their friendship with Afro-fusion and jazz queen Achieng' Abura after her death. Abura died on Thursday at Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi, where she was reportedly being treated for ...and more »

Songstress Achieng Abura dies at Kenyatta National Hospital - The Standard (press release)

Nairobi: A United Afro Jazz musician and former Tusker Project Fame Principal Achieng Abura has died. She passed on Thursday at the Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH). Ms Abura was admitted at KNH's private wing on October 13 and was undergoing ...and more »

The millions Abura's son requires for treatment abroad - TUKO.CO.KE

Afro- fusion queen Achieng Abura who died on Thursday, October 20 was attempting to raise millions of shillings to have her son treated abroad. The millions Abura's son requires for treatment abroad. The late Afro-fusion queen Achieng Abura. Her son ...and more »

Honour heroes when they are still alive - The Standard (press release)

As Kenyans celebrated the 7th Mashujaa Day under the 2010 Constitution, Africa's celebrated afro-fusion icon, music judge and mentor Lydia Achieng Abura took the final bow. Achieng, may her soul rest in eternal peace, won many hearts throughout the ...and more »

Great songbird, Achieng' Abura, bows out with a whimper - The Standard (press release)

Lydia Achieng Abura in happier days. Sadly, Achieng did not exit the stage happy as would have been befitting a musician of her stature. (PHOTO: COURTESY). Kenyans are hypocrites. That is the message being sent across the country as Kenyans come to ...and more »

Curtain falls on singer and music trainer Achieng' - Daily Nation

Her family and close friends confirmed that Achieng' went through trying moments in the last days of her life. Earlier in the year, Achieng' was devastated by the general lack of support when she tried to organise a funds drive for her son's treatment.and more »

Achieng Abura death: Kenyans pay tribute to music star - BBC News

Tributes are pouring in for Kenya's afro-jazz star Achieng Abura after she died of an undisclosed illness at a hospital in Nairobi on Thursday. Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta described her as an "inspiring figure" whose death was a "big blow". She ...and more »

Uganda: Former Tusker Project Fame Judge Dies -

When Ian Mbugua seemed brutal, she was motherly. Former Tusker Project Fame judge and renown Kenyan singer Achieng Abura has passed on. She was announced dead last night at Kenyatta National Hospital's private wing. According to Daily Nation, ...and more »