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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 »

?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 »

Police search for missing IEBC manager Msando - Daily Nation

Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission data centre and infrastructure manager Chris Msando addresses reporters at Anniversary Towers on July 6, 2017. He has gone missing. FILE PHOTO | FRANCIS NDERITU | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. Mr Msando ...and more »

Kenyan election official was tortured and murdered in week before general election, say officials - The Independent

A senior Kenyan election official was found murdered on Monday, three days after he went missing, poll officials said, as opposition leaders warned the killing could plunge next week's national vote into turmoil. Chris Msando, the election board's head ...and more »

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 »

Who killed Msando? Chebukati demands - The Star, Kenya

Chris Msando's wife Eva Buyu (holding head) after viewing her husband's body at the City Mortuary yesterday. /JACK OWUOR. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email. Six days to the polls, police last night were investigating the torture murder of ...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 »

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 »

Top Kenya election official found dead 8 days ahead of vote - Mail & Guardian Africa

The body of Chris Msando has been identified at the city morgue, according to IEBC chairperson Wafula Chebukati. The IEBC is administering Kenya's August 8 election, which is expected to be a tight race between President Uhuru Kenyatta and longtime ...and more »