Former KTN News anchor Michael Oyier, known for his illustrious career in broadcast journalism and leadership coaching, has tragically passed away.

Oyier succumbed to his illness at approximately 2:30 pm while undergoing treatment at a Nairobi Hospital, as confirmed by his grieving family.

With a career spanning over nine years at the Standard Group, Oyier solidified his place as a respected anchor and presenter before departing in 2012.

Beyond the confines of newsrooms, he transitioned into a role providing counselling services, gradually evolving into an executive leadership coach.

His multifaceted expertise extended to psychology, as he held certification in the field. His dedication to understanding human behaviour and fostering personal development marked him as a compassionate and insightful professional.

Throughout his journey, Oyier's commitment to both journalism and guiding others towards their full potential resonated deeply within his community and beyond.

His passing leaves a void in the hearts of those who knew him as evidenced by messages of condolences streaming in via various social media platforms, yet his contributions will be remembered as a testament to his enduring impact.

The following are messages of condolences shared by various people including former colleagues, on social media: