Radisson Hotel has recently been in the news for a tragic death involving former LinkedIn boss Thogori Chege Karago, who was found lifeless in her room on January 21. Police who were called to the scene said they found the 33-year-old lying motionless in her room on the third floor.
The Kilimani police boss Muturi Mbogo said the lady did not have any visible injuries, while preliminary investigations showed that she was suffering from Diabetes.
“There are indications she was diabetic, but that is subject to further investigations. For now, we take it to be natural and sudden death,” he said.
As officers arrived at the scene, they found a door locked from the inside and no one else in the room. Paramedics confirmed that she was dead at 5 pm.
Karago was a former Senior Software Engineer & Product Manager at LinkedIn and the Head of Research and Development for the African continent. She was in charge of monitoring LinkedIn’s expansion across the African continent, with the goal of providing economic opportunities to every African worker.
Prior to this, she had served as the head of the monetization team for LinkedIn’s subscription products, where she and her team were responsible for connecting job seekers with the knowledge and skills they needed to succeed in today’s hiring market.