True Blaq Events founder Big Kev, who died on Saturday, inspired a generation, President Uhuru Kenyatta has said in his condolence message.

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.

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Kenyans on Twitter mourned with Big Kev’s family saying he had a big heart and will be missed.


Our condolences go out to his family and friends.