Popular event MC and organiser Kevin Ombajo who is also known as Big Kev, is dead.
Big Kev has been suffering from brain tumor diagnosed in 2010. He died 8pm on Saturday, July 29 at the Nairobi Hospital. He has been at the hospital since February 2017 when he was admitted to the facility.
The tumor had refused to respond to over 14 surgeries in Kenya and India. The last surgery performed on him was on 3rd February at the Nairobi hospital.
Some of the operations led to him losing his eyesight and paralysis on his left side of the body.
In February, his friends raised over Ksh 7.1million in a Ksh 10,000 per attendant dinner at the Carnivore restaurant in Nairobi.
Kenyans on Social Media have mourned Big Kev
Rest In Peace Big Kev… pic.twitter.com/QWxFi5IKxN
— DJ SADIC (@DJSADIC) July 29, 2017
New of Big Kev’s passing on filtered through and Kenyans joined in mourning the owner of Tru Blaq entertainment.
— President of Kenya (@PresidentKE)
My condolences to Tracy and family on the passing of Big Kev #RIPBigKev
— Martha Karua (@MarthaKarua) July 29, 2017
May Big Kev rest in eternal peace.