Details from an Obituary placed on a local daily indicates that the late Emmy Mwakideu, sister to Milele FM's Radio Presenter Alex Mwakideu died from cancer.

The late Emmy Mwakideu was diagnosed with cancer late 2017 and she succumbed to it on January 11th.

“Emmy battled with cancer since late 2017 and on 11.o1.2019 she rested in the lord. The memorial service will be held this Saturday, 19th January 2019 at Nairobi Baptist Church (Ngong Road) from 10:a0am,” reads part of the Obituary message.

Alex Mwakideu's sister
Alex Mwakideu's sister

The Milele FM’s breakfast show host, shared the sad news via his Instagram account, stating how he was going to miss his sister.

Emmy Mwakideu's death

“Just don't have words to write. But still I am grateful to God for the time you were with us. I will miss you so much. Rest with the Angels my sister Emmy Mwakideu,” wrote Alex Mwakideu.

Alex Mwakideu with her sister  Rozinah Mwakideu
Alex Mwakideu with her sister Rozinah Mwakideu

Celebrities in the Entertainment and media Industry joined the conversation, sending in their condolences to Mwakideu and family.

The late Emmy Mwakideu was sister to Dancun Mshilla, Hammerton Mshilla, Adison Mshilla (Late), Charles Mshilla, Jane Mwakideu, Rozinah Mwakideu, Justus Mwakideu, and Alex Mwakideu among others.