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Njogu died on Monday, March 14, at the Aga Khan Hospital where he was undergoing treatment, just days after his mother passed on.
Deputy president William Ruto has termed Njogu’s death as big blow to the media fraternity and the country at large. In his message posted on his social media platform ,Ruto said Njogu was a dedicated journalist who saought truth at all times in his duties.
Here is the DP’S message
On his part,ICT, Innovation and Youth Affairs CS Joe Mucheru confirmed Njogu’s demise on his social media platforms, where he also paid his last respects.
“Robin was a consummate journalist and contributed heavily to the development of radio news in the country. Sad loss for his young family, RMS and the media fraternity in the country. May God comfort his family,” he wrote.
Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua mourned the deceased as a personal friend whom he had visited in hospital.
“The other day when I visited him at the hospital he was cheerful and getting better…what a sad night,” Mutua stated.
The renowned journalist has been practicing Journalism for over a decade.
He held a degree in Development Communication from the University of Nairobi and a Diploma in Mass Communication from the Kenya Institute of Mass Communication.