Olwenya Maina popularly known as ‘Oti’ from the role he played in Nairobi Half Life 2012 series died on Monday, July 4. He collapsed and was pronounced dead after being taken to the hospital.
The main cause of his death is still unknown at the moment. The actor’s family is expected to release a detailed statement on his passing.
He has also appeared in other films like Stories of our lives (2014), Poacher (2018) as Hassan, Taliya (2021) as Babu and Pendo (2017) as Filo. Olwenya also worked as a voice-over artist in Radio Jambo and he is the voice behind most of their adverts.
Many have come out to mourn the late actor on different social media platforms:
Rest in peace Olwenya Maina.