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Kenyan election official 'tortured and murdered' as fears of violence grow - The Guardian

Fears of electoral violence in Kenya rose on Monday after colleagues of a senior Kenyan election official who was found dead said he had been tortured and murdered. The body of Chris Msando, the head of information, communication and technology at the ...and more »

Msando's death should not be in vain - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

At the City Mortuary where the body of Chris Msando, the slain Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) ICT manager was lying could best be described as heartbreaking. In fact, the word heartbreaking doesn't adequately capture the ...and more »

Kenyan Election Official Found Dead Ahead Of Presidential Vote - NPR

The man in charge of Kenya's electronic voting system was found dead days before citizens will cast their ballots for president on Aug. 8. Christopher Msando was the IT director of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission. His body was found ...and more »

Kenyan Election Official Is Killed on Eve of Vote - New York Times

NAIROBI, Kenya — A senior election official in Kenya was found dead Monday, intensifying anxiety over whether the country can hold a fair and peaceful vote next week in a tightly contested presidential election. Christopher Chege Musando, a senior ...and more »

?Slain IEBC ICT Manager Chris Msando had reported death threats to police - The Standard

Slain IEBC ICT Manager Chris Msando had reported to police that his life was in danger after unknown people sent threatening messages to him. Police spokesman Charles Owino said he is one of those who advised him to seek police help after he informed ...and more »

A senior Kenyan election official has been found dead a week before the presidential poll - Quartz

A senior electoral official in Kenya has been found dead, with one of his arms cut off, eight days before Kenyans go to the polls to elect their next president. The official, Chris Msando, was found in Kikuyu town, outside of Nairobi, according to ...and more »

Kenyan election official killed days before vote - CNN International

Nairobi, Kenya (CNN) A senior Kenyan election official has been found dead just days before the country goes to the polls. Chris Msando was head of information technology for Kenya's Integrated Electoral Management System. His department was ...and more »

IEBC ICT manager Chris Musando found dead - The Star, Kenya

IEBC ICT manager Chris Musando during a press conference at their Anniversary Towers office in Nairobi, July 6, 2017. /MONICAH MWANGI. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email. Missing IEBC ICT manager Chris Musando was found dead in Kikuyu and ...and more »

Kenya election official tortured, killed days before vote - Chicago Tribune

Women pray out loud at an evangelical pre-election prayer rally for peace, in Nairobi, Kenya, on July 30, 2017. Kenyans are due to go to the polls on Aug. 8. to vote in presidential elections after a tightly-fought race between incumbent President ...and more »

Kenyans demand justice for murdered election official - Mail & Guardian Africa

Activists marched through Nairobi to protest against the murder of election commission official Christopher Msando just days ahead of the polls. A decade ago, disputed elections led to the nation's worst electoral violence that saw more than 1 000 ...and more »