Safaricom Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Robert (Bob) William Collymore has succumbed to cancer after a long fight.
He was diagnosed with Leukaemia in 2017 and has since been getting treatments in the UK till July 2018 when he resumed his duties at Safaricom, while he continued with his treatments in different hospitals , Aga Khan University Hospital being the most recent.
It has been reported that earlier on Monday July 1, Collymore passed on at his home in Nairobi on Monday July 1st. Safaricom confirmed the sad news earlier this morning on twitter.
Collymore has left behind a wife and four children.