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Bob Collymore’s wife Wambui releases first statement after his death

Bob Collymore with his wife Wambui

Bob Collymore died on Monday morning. On Tuesday he was cremated at Kariakor Crematorium. During that time his wife Wambui Collymore had not spoken about thewhole ordeal.

She has now spoken and she did so on her Twitter page. Her message read;

I am overwhelmed by all the love and beautiful messages I have been receiving from you all here. It is a true testament to the character of the special man I was lucky to love. I can’t respond to all your messages but know that I have read and received your warmth. Thank you.Bob Collymore’s wife Wambui releases first statement after his death

Bob Collymore with his wife Wambui
Bob Collymore with his wife Wambui

A mass for the late Safaricom CEO Bob Colymore will be held today Thursday at the All Saints Cathederal. Safaricom will close all its shops countrywide to enable staff reflect on his life.

His wife Wambui has asked guests not to wear the traditional black color associated with funerals, and instead requested people wear bright and colorful clothes.She took to social media to pen an emotional letter to Kenyans thanking them for supporting her.

Bob Collymore’s best friends on Wednesday revealed that he asked them to take care of Wambui, as he knew he would be passing on soon.

The news was relayed on Citizen TV in an interview where his best friends Jeff Koinange, Patrick Quarcoo, Peter Kenneth and others confessed the sad news.

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