Gerishon Kirima Dies at 88 after a Long IllnessDecember 29 | Posted by David Goldman | Crime
Gerishon Kirima, the man who has been on the spotlight for the wrong reasons has died.
Kirima died in South Africa where he has been undergoing medical care.
His family came on the spotlight after a tussle between his children and his wife Terresia Wairimu broke.
The Kirima family tussle was due to the real estate and related properties the Nairobi tycoon owned.
Mrs. Wairimu has been accused of witchcraft and wrongly holding Mr Kirima.
Mrs. Kirima was even returned to her parents in an effort to disown her as Mr. Kirima’s wife.
The death of Gerishon Kirima will stoke a new controversy if he had no will before his death.
He owns properties valued to close a billion Kenya shillings.
The city tycoon served as a councilor and MP for Starehe constituency.
His daughters flew Kirima to South Africa secretly after his condition worsened in his Kitsuru home.
Mr. Gerishon Kamau Kirima leaves a family in turmoil and a wife who has been disgraced by claims of witchcraft.