Bob Collymore, Mercy Oburu get parastatal jobs

Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore. PHOTO | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Also appointed to the board are Kenya Network of Cancer Organisations (KENCO) chairperson David Makumi and Mercy Oburu, the Digital Content Manager at Royal Media Services, which owns Citizen TV and a number of radio stations.
  • Mr Makumi has been in the forefront of articulating the plight and concerns of Kenyans living with cancer for over a decade.
  • Ms Oburu, a cancer survivor, is member of the board of the Africa Cancer Foundation. She previously served as Editor in Chief at RMS.
  • Ms Njiru is a physician, oncologist and lecturer at Moi University.

Safaricom chief executive Bob Collymore is among four people appointed on Wednesday as members of the National Cancer Institute board.


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