Tuesday, February 05, 2019- City tycoon, Chris Kirubi joined millions in marking the World Cancer Day on February 4th.
The Kenyan DAILY POST.
This is a day set aside to raise awareness on cancer and to encourage its prevention, detection and treatment.
The flamboyant billionaire, who has shown a remarkable recovery from cancer that saw him lose over 40kgs after spending several months in a US hospital for treatment, last year, used his experience to encourage others dealing with disease.
Taking to twitter he wrote: “I look forward to a day when this world is cancer free! Let’s beat Cancer together.
According to data from the Health Ministry, Kenya loses 90 people to cancer daily.
Cancer is also third on the list of top killers after Pneumonia and Malaria.