How Bob Collymore successfully run Safaricom without having a university degree


Bob Collymore was has been eulogized as a man who was born a leader and guided by God’s wisdom in his leadership.

According to Paul Robbins and Timothy Judge, a natural leader is more effective than one who is made.

Philip Etale, the director of communications of Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) said through a tweet on Thursday that despite not having a university degree, Bob run the giant communications firm successfully.

Bob Collymore who passed on on Monday after a long fight with cancer was cremated on Tuesday, a day after he passed.  

His requiem mass which was held on Thursday at the All Saints Cathedral in Nairobi saw various high profile figures attending.

Among them was President Uhuru Kenyatta and the DP William Ruto.

Kenyans and the world at large joined President Uhuru Kenyatta in eulogizing the life and times of Bob.

Bob who leaves behind a wife and four children will be remembered as a passionate leader who was not afraid to say what was in his heart and always accepted correction.

Former Safaricom CEO Michael Joseph was reappointed on an acting capacity by the firm’s board.


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