Waweru Mburu Biography


On September 28, 2016 – Renowned radio host Waweru Mburu who graced our radio every Monday with his controversial popular series ‘Yaliyotendeka’ dies at MP Shah Hospital on the evening of Wednesday, after a long battle with gastric cancer.It is said he had been flown to India for treatment but returned and was admitted at MP Shah Hospital.

Things you didn’t know about Waweru Mburu Biography.

Waweru Mburu went to Emusire Boys High School in Kakamega and later proceeded to University of Nairobi where he studied Development Communication.
Mburu, Head of Radio Citizen at Royal Media Services, is a veteran journalist who formerly taught Kiswahili before joining the media. Mburu had served Royal Media Services for many years and was among pioneers in radio commentary.
Waweru Mburu was probably the most controversial radio personality in Kenya when it comes to matters politics.The radio personality’s programme dealt with socio- and geo-political issues, and was popular across audiences. He has had run in with different people over his divergent views on how matters are run in the country.
Mburu had recently declared his bid to vie for Maragua Constituency MP seat.


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  1. This man was brave of informing kenyans on issues eating our society it will be long to get another waweru mburu who was to us a mentor,informer and a father figure, #rest in peace waweru mburu

  2. Comment:You are in our hearts, and there you will stay and be remembered every day. Forever we will think of you, we will miss you and will forever love you. Rest in Eternal Peace Waweru
    Mburu though Kenya needed you most.

  3. Comment:Mambo ya Jalali hufanyika kama anavyopenda nakumbuka kama ilivyokuwa kawaida yake kama ibada mwendazake mburu msikilizaji wangu……Mungu mwenye kutuumba aiweke roho yake mahala pema peponi makiwa aila yao.

  4. Comment:You really touched our minds as well as our hearts in terms of telling the truth and great advices. Safiri salama, May GOD rest you in PEACE. THANKS