Kenyan singer Grace Wakiuru, popularly known as Reina, is mourning the death of her father.
Reina announced the sad news to her friends and followers on Facebook Tuesday.
She first wrote: “Hi my people kindly keep my family and I in your prayers tonight. My dad is critically ill.”
Two hours later, she updated her fans with the heartbreaking news about the demise of her father.
“Thank you all for your prayers but my dad has just passed on #RIP dad.”
Reina shot to fame after she was featured by singer Pilipili on the hit song Twende Ndani.
She later released her solo hits, See You Today followed by other hits like Roho Yangu, For Real and Mrembo Remix with Lady Bee, Joey, Shinde, Mimoh and Ray C.
We extend our heartfelt sympathies and condolences to Reina and family.