Over the weekend, rumors had been making rounds on the internet that celebrated journalist and radio presenter Fred Obachi Machoka was no more.
This information was propagated by a rogue twitter user where he stated categorically that Machokaa had died. The tweet read: “Veteran Journalist and Radio Presenter Fred Obachi Machoka dies at 69 at Nairobi Hospital abt 5 minutes ago
However, Fred was quick to counter the sad rumor through his Facebook account warning the rumor mongers of the dangers they are posing to many people.
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