Chris Kirubi

The late business tycoon Chris Kirubi.

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The captains of industry we lost in 2021

What you need to know:

  • On Monday, June 14, the country received news that Chris Kirubi, perhaps one of Kenya’s richest men, had died.
  • With the death of Kibera Muchai on September 14, the country’s multi-billion shilling transport sector lost a great thinker.

Right from the beginning to the end, 2021 will go down as a bad year for Kenya’s business community which lost several of its renowned entrepreneurs.


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