Esther Ngala, wife to the late Ronald Ngala dies at 90
Mama Esther died on Sunday evening in Mombasa where she was hospitalized for several days. She will be buried on Saturday at her home in Vishakani, Kaloleni Sub-County.
She is survived by 10 children, 45 grandchildren and 22 greatgrandchildren. She had 17 children, but lost seven.
On his Twitter page Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho sent condolence message to the family;
“It is with great sorrow that I have received the news of the passing on of our mother Mama Esther Ngala. Mama Esther was the widow to the late Hon. Mzee Ronald Ngala who was the father of the quest for ‘Majimbo’ in post independent Kenya”
The post continues, “She was a pillar in the empowerment of women in the coastal region & held high the torch of education for years. She will be sorely missed by many. I pass my condolences to the entire family led by Hon Katana Ngala & to the entire coastal family. May her soul rest in peace.