Ohangla queen Lady Maureen is no more. The legendary artiste, whose real name is Maureen Achieng passed away at around 3am in Migori county where she was living with her cousin.
She has been in and out of hospital for the past two years.
The Wagni Wabiro hitmaker’s death was announced by Rumba maestro and songwriter Wuod Fibi.
‘We have lost a hero…..another blow to the Luo Music industry and Kenya at Large. Rest in peace Lady Maureen,’ he posted.
This (Abiro Iri Nyasaye) was the last song I did for you the queen of Ohangla, it was a prophetic song and a goodbye song. Rest in peace Mama. Your legacy will forever live on.
ODM Communications Director Philip Etale also mourned Dr Adisa Lugaliki and Lady Maureen and taking to social media, he wrote,
RIP Dr. Doreen and Lady Maureen.
You were great ladies.
In your different capacities; you have left a mark.
Fare-thee-well our dear sisters.