Big Kev, real name Kevin Ombajo, died at Nairobi Hospital after battling a brain tumor since 2006.
He had lost his eyesight due to the many surgeries he underwent.
“Saddened by Big Kev’s passing. Against all odds you prevailed again and again,”
Uhuru said on Saturday evening.
Kenyans on Twitter mourned with Big Kev’s family saying he had a big heart and will be missed.
Rest In Peace Big Kev… pic.twitter.com/QWxFi5IKxN
— DJ SADIC (@DJSADIC) July 29, 2017
— Thee Trend Setter ™ (@xtiandela) July 30, 2017
— Wainaina (@Kelvin_wainaina) July 29, 2017
Our condolences go out to his family and friends.