July 1, 2019 early morning, sources confirm that Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore has succumbed to cancer and died in his home.
He is survived by a wife and four children.
In October 2017, Collymore took leave due to an ailment that was not disclosed, which turned out later to be cancer. Collymore has been suffering from a type of cancer called Myeloid Leukemia.
Collymore came back after 9 months of medical leave, in August 2018.
He died this morning aged 61 years old.
More to follow.