Mastermind Tobacco company Chairman Wilfred Murungi is dead .
The tycoon, who was facing a legal tussle with the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) over Sh1.99 billion tax payments had his last breath on Thursday night.
However, on November 20, Mr Murungi negotiated an out-of-court settlement of tax dispute that was successful.
The cigarette maker was challenging a move by the taxman in which auctioneers were sent to seize its assets for defaulting on remittances.
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