Philip Ochieng, famous editor, writer, dies aged 83

Sunday Nation columnist Philip Ochieng.

The late Philip Ochieng.

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What you need to know:

  • The 83-year-old died at his home in Awendo, Migori County on Tuesday night.
  • Mr Ochieng’ attended the prestigious Alliance High School before proceeding to the US for further studies.

Philip Ochieng, a celebrated wordsmith, editor, columnist and author, whose stylish journalism captured the imaginations of readers for nearly five decades, died on Tuesday evening in Awendo. He was 83.

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