Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore dies in Nairobi

Monday July 1, 2019


SAFARICOM CEO Bob Collymore dies of cancer at his home in Nairobi; chairman Nicholas Nganga says his condition worsened in recent weeks.

According to a statement signed by the telecom Chairman Nicholas Nganga, Collumore had been undergoing treatment for Myeloid Leukemia since July 2018 when he returned from UK where he had gone for treatment.

He is succeeded by a widow and four children.