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Kenyan thespian Catherine Kamau alias Kate Actress has clarified her divorce from celebrated actor Philip Karanja alias Director Phil.

In a social media post on Tuesday, Kate Actress said their divorce was not a secret but they just chose to keep it private.

Kate further expressed her gratitude to their fans who had supported them over the years.

"It was never a secret, we just kept it private. To all our dear fans asanteni sana for the support over the years," she said.

This comes after the two in a joint statement on Tuesday announced their divorce after several years of marriage.

They said they had parted ways a while ago and asked for privacy for the sake of their children.

"We came to a conclusion to end our marriage a long while ago and are separated. We sincerely request everyone to honour our wishes for privacy for us and our children," they said.

Phil responded by saying they remain friends and business partners going forward.

"Hii ni mambo ya watu wawili but allow us to add you to the group chat kidogo so we can proceed with our lives bila story mob. Kate Actress and I remain as friends, co-parents and business partners," he said.