Compiled by Samuel Ouga
Big Brother Africa The Chase winner Dillish's who represented Namibia is daughter to a retired Kenyan Soldier Abdi Guyo.
A week after the BBA show ended, Rinelda Mouton, a Namibian journalist exclusively interviewed Dillish where it emerged that the young Namibian and her family were on a mission to find her real father.
She added that as she only learned about her Kenyan father through her mother Selma Pashukeni.
In a Google hangout organized by the Kenyan Embassy in Namibia, Selma, Dillish Mom and Abdi were able to talk to each other for the first time in close to 23 years. Abdi who is of Somali origin, gave a detailed interview at the Standard Group offices saying that he indeed fathered Dillish during his peacekeeping mission to Namibia in 1989.
Abdi Guyo, a retired Kenyan soldier said that he was part of the Kenyan contingent peacekeeping force of the United Nations Transition Assistance Group (UNTAG), deployed from April 1989 to March 1990 in Namibia to monitor the peace process and the first elections
Abdi has been invited to Namibia to celebrate Dillish’s 23rd birthday which will happening on the 16th of September.