Daniel Chemjor (pictured) died early Thursday morning after his car plunged into a deep gorge on Keria Valley in Baringo County.
Daniel Chemjor was the head of news production at K24Tv. He is said to have been on his way to see his family; his wife had delivered.
His car and body has been retrieved from the gorge.
Message of condolences have began pouring in from friends and former colleagues in the media industry.
K24 journalist Betty Kyalo remembered Chemjor as an ‘amazing news director’.
Saddique Shaban remembered him as a ‘long time friend’.
Here are some of the messages we sampled.
— Larry Madowo (@LarryMadowo) November 21, 2019
I am gutted. Rest with the angels Chemjor. 💔💔 pic.twitter.com/Q5t32VROTF
— Mercy Maroma (@MercyMaroma) November 21, 2019
Rest in peace Chemjor, really saddened by your passing..one of the best News directors' I've ever had. pic.twitter.com/d7JoeL6Wzc
— Rehema Majala (@Remmymajala) November 21, 2019
Rest In Peace Chemjor. Thank you for believing in me while @k24tv and for your patience during screen tests and recording of augmented graphics. You were so humble and helped so many of us be who we are today. Rest with the angels Director 💔🙏 pic.twitter.com/oafXIIJC3JLoading...
— Mumbi Warui (@MumbiWarui) November 21, 2019
Sad Morning,.. have No words Chemjor…😔. Rest In peace Humble n guru Director…Youve been a major part of my growth the industry😥..Rest Well Hero😥😥 pic.twitter.com/lNUaKeXk0n
— OJ Robert (@OjRobbert) November 21, 2019
Just learnt with sorrow that Daniel Chemjor my former News Director at KTN and who was the current Head of News Directors at K24 has lost his life in a road accident. May God console your family.
— John Juma (@JohnJuma_jj) November 21, 2019
Rest well my friend Chemjor. So vibrant and true
— Sarah Mwangi (@thesarahmwangi) November 21, 2019
Saddened by the news of passing on of K24's Daniel Chemjor, one of the best news director I have worked with. May he RIP, condolences to his family. 😟😡
— fridah simiyu (@Fridah_ritah) November 21, 2019
— Betty Kyallo (@BettyMKyallo) November 21, 2019
Daniel Chemjor. My friend and longtime news director at KTN and K24 television. Gutted. https://t.co/J15vWSlKbF
— Saddique Shaban (@SaddiqueShaban) November 21, 2019
Kenyan Business Feed is the top Kenyan Business Blog. We share news from Kenya and across the region. To contact us with any alert, please email us to firstname.lastname@example.org