Editor's Review

The deceased presenter had worked at the station for 15 years.

Radio Africa Group is in mourning following the death of one of its breakfast show hosts. 

Aleem Amin Abdul Manji, who hosted the East FM breakfast show, was Sunday announced dead.

"It is with a heavy heart and great sadness that we announce the sudden demise of our breakfast presenter Aleem Manji. We will miss you Aleem. Over 15 years of laughter, warmth, and immense joy," East EFM said in a statement.

The station went further to describe the deceased as a team player and friend who contributed immensely to the success of the station.

Manji died at the age of 45.

Aleem Amin Abdul Manji. PHOTO | COURTESY

"Heaven earned itself an Angel. You have been nothing but an amazing friend, brother, and teammate at East FM. May your soul rest in eternal peace. Let us keep his family, friends, and fellow colleagues in our thoughts and prayers."

Manji is set to be buried on  Tuesday, November 14 at 9.15 am at the Aga Khan Complex and Pavilion.

The deceased is survived by a wife of 13 years and two children.

East FM is the leading Asian radio station in Kenya and is owned by Radio Africa Group.