The family of the missing Embakasi East Constituency Returning Officer Daniel Musyoka is hoping that he will be found safe and sound.
Musyoka has been officially reported missing following his disappearance on Thursday, August 11.
The IEBC chairman Wafula Chebukati during periodic media said the elections official was last seen at the East African School of Aviation tallying centre where he had been escorted by his bodyguard.
According to press statement seen by Ghetto Radio Mr. Musyoka is reported to have excused himself to make a phone call but did not return to his workstation.
“Reports received by the commission indicate that at around 9am on Thursday, August 11, Mr. Musyoka as escorted from his house to the tallying centre by his bodyguard,” report reads.
At around 9.45 am, he is reported to have excused himself to make a phone call but did not return to the office.
The Commission stated that efforts by the family and the electoral commission to reach Mr. Musyoka have been futile
“The commission is deeply concerned about this unfortunate incident and calls upon the relevant security agencies to speeding investigate this matter,” statement further reads.
His disappearance has since been reported at the Embakasi Police Station under OB number-24/11/08/2022 and his duties handed over to the deputy returning officer as probe continues
By Rodgers Oduor