Kenya’s prominent businessman Christopher John Kirubi is dead.
The news was confirmed on Monday by Capital FM, one of the companies, the businessman ran.
Kirubi who was born in 1941, was until his death a director at Centum Investment Company, a business conglomerate, where he was the largest individual shareholder.
— CapitalFM Breaking News (@BreakingNewsKE) June 14, 2021
Kirubi also owned Haco Industries Limited.
He also has shares in Kenya Commercial Bank Group and Nation Media Group.
Kirubi was flown to the United States in November 2017 for four months of treatment after being diagnosed with cancer of the colon.