Monday, August 19, 2019- The popular Kikuyu Benga musician died on Sunday night after he was involved in a fatal road crash at Blue Post Hotel in Thika.
According to police, DeMathew was behind the wheel when his car rammed a lorry from behind.
He was rushed to Thika Nursing Home where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
His body is being preserved at the Kenyatta University mortuary as the family plans for his final send off.
While Kenyans are morning his demise, it is worth noting that Demathew was one of the Kikuyu musicians who used music to stir ethnic hatred during political campaigns.
Here are some pictures from the scene.
The Kenyan DAILY POST.