Harambee Stars striker and Azam F.C forward, Allan Wanga is bereaved after the untimely demise of his beloved mother, Noel Wanga.

The deceased passed on at the Kenyatta National Hospital on Sunday evening where she was undergoing treatment for cancer related complications.

The former AFC Leopards striker now with Tanzania’s Azam broke the sad news on his facebook page. He wrote, “My mother is no more.. hard to believe.”

In a subsequent post on Sunday, the footballer uploaded a photo they had taken before she passed on.


Still reeling from the shock, he posted yesterday,



Azam FC and the Football Kenya Federation(FKF) were among the first to send their messages of condolences.

“We as the Azam family are shocked by this news and will be looking to support our boy,” Azam CEO Saad Kawemba said.

“I condole with the family. Mama Noel gave this nation a talented and disciplined footballer and we celebrate her life for that,” FKF boss Sam Nyamweya said.

Preparations are underway for a befitting send off of the deceased at her home in Butere, Kakamega County.

Our heartfelt condolences to Allan Wanga for the loss.