Prominent Kenyan businessman and industrialist Chris Kirubi has passed away, his family has confirmed.
According to the family, Kirubi passed away on Monday following a long illness. He was aged 80
His family said he died on Monday after a long battle with cancer.
“It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. Christopher J. Kirubi (1941-2021) who passed away today, Monday the 14th of June, 2021 at 1pm at his home after a long battle with cancer fought with fortitude, grace and courage. He was surrounded by his family,” a statement from the family said.
The statement said more details would be released in coming days.