Kenyan sports journalists are mourning the death of Sports journalists Titus Maero.
The long serving Nation Media sports journalist was based in kakamega Bureau and he is reported to have committed suicide.
The 59 is reported to have committed suicide in his house at Lulonda village, Navakholo Sub County.
The body of the veteran writer was found decomposing in the house with a rope on his neck with a suicide note besides the body.
The scribe is said to be suffering from depression and has been battling intestinal cancer for atleast 15 years.
Colleagues and actors in sports fraternity mourned Maero saying his death was a blow to the sector.
“Maero was a cool and hardworking journalist. His passion for sports can be compared to non. We have lost a polished writer,” said Benson Amadala, NMG Kakamega Bureau Chief