Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore is dead.
According to statement from Safaricom, he passed July 1, Monday morning, after repeated treatment in the UK.
Bob Collymore was suffering from Leukemia and has been receiving treatment from 2017.
In 2018 he resumed work but the condition worsened in the past few days where he has been receiving treatment at the Aga Khan Hospital.
Safaricom chairman sent out his message of condolences saying,
on behalf of the board of Safaricom plc, we extend our deepest condolences to his family, staff od Safaricom plc, partners and the nation at large who he served selflessly with joy
Bob has died at the age of 61 leaving behind his wife and four children