The late Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore would have turned 62 today.
Collymore died in July 2019 after a long battle with cancer. His death continues to be felt countrywide.
Classic’s Maina Kageni has paid glowing tribute to the late Collymore noting he is ‘unforgettable’
Maina Kageni wrote that Bob as he was affectionately referred to is ‘Unforgettable and forever in our hearts. Happy Birthday Bob Collymore!’
Collymore’s wife Wambui has moved many to tears with her emotional tribute on Twitter where she counted down how many days it has been since he left her.
6 months, 13 days, 22hrs 20mins since I last saw you. Happy Birthday
When he was still alive in January 2019, Collymore penned a happy birthday message to himself, revealing to Kenyans his journey with Cancer.
Heart felt thanks for all the kind birthday wishes yesterday. After a year of cancer treatment, your wishes for good health and happiness is not something I take lightly. Happy New Year to you all!
— Bob Collymore (@bobcollymore) January 14, 2019
That particular post (above) elicited many comments with many praying for his healing, sadly this did not come to pass.
Bob passed away on 1st July 2019.
Happy Birthday Bob from the Classic 105 family.