The unfortunate story of Actress Faith Nyanchama Ongwae – death, funeral, and Ndizi TV episodes

Actress Faith Nyanchama Ongwae popularly called Risper was a favourite screen character in the populous Ndizi TV. She was equally noticeable in Papa Antivirus Show among other leading media houses in the region. A touching life story is part of her good legacy.

Actress Risper with hundreds of fans was a warm-hearted lady with a genuine smile. Born in 1996, Faith Nyanchama aged 25 years died at the prime of her acting career.

Actress Faith Nyanchama Ongwae biography

Faith Nyanchama mother and Inka TV anchor Risase Kerubo
Photo: Faith Nyanchama mother and Inka TV anchor Risase Kerubo . SRC: Inka TV

Faith Nyanchama was a resident of Jogoo Estate in Kisii town. It is here that she fell ill on Thursday Night.

The actress was rushed to the Kisii Teaching and Referral Hospital and later pronounced dead on Friday morning, February 4th, 2022.

The cause of her death is a stomach problem that Faith was first diagnosed with in November 2021.

Faith Nyanchama parents

The mother of Actress Faith is Jane Bosibori while her father is the late Mr Ongwae.

Speaking to Risase Kerubo of Inka TV, her mom confirmed that Mr Ongwae died when Faith was barely 7 years old.

She further revealed that Mr Ongwae left her a widow with seven children, among them the fifth born Faith Nyanchama.

The firstborn Beatrice and second-born Naom are both married. Faith was close to the third born sister Sarah as well as her last born twin sisters.

Unfortunately, the fourth born sibling died years ago.

Actress Risper education and career

Faith was a hard-working girl who unwillingly dropped out of school because of poverty.

Her mom says she excelled in KCPE exams but missed high school for lacking school fees.

Notably, Faith Nyanchama worked as a waiter for three years before joining Ndizi TV.

Despite the hindrances, Faith rose to become a breadwinner in her family. It is evident that she was determined in providing for her mother and siblings.

The biography of Actress Faith Nyanchama Ongwae shares an interesting life story. It also narrates a tragic ending of a life well-lived.