NIS Boss Erick Brian Okumu Reported Missing

  • A National Intelligence Service (NIS) Sub-County boss has been reported missing. 

    Erick Brian Okumu, who is currently in charge of the Kisii South Sub County, last communicated with his wife Faith Nyawira Kigundu on March 12, 2019. 

    Police are now investigating the whereabouts of the top spy.

    Director General of National Intelligence Service, Major General Phillip Wachira Kameru taking oath

    "It was reported by one Faith Nyawira Kigundu a resident of Umoja Nairobi that her husband namely Erick Brian Okumu a Luo male adult aged 34 years currently in charge National Intelligence Service (NIS), Kisii South Sub County went missing on 12th March 2019 at an unknown time," read the police report. 

    In his last communication with his wife, he had indicated that he arrived at his work station. 

    Anyone with information that may lead to his discovery is urged to share with the nearest police station.

    The number of Kenyans who've turned up missing, most of them being women, has caught the attention of activists who recently organised a demonstration in protest of the same.

    In February, social justice activist Caroline Mwatha was reported missing before her body was found at City Mortuary

    In the same month, AMREF nurse Margaret Kilelu, who had been reported missing, was found unconscious in Mombasa

    NTV Switchboard operator Mildred Odira, who also went missing was later found dead just days after the media covered her disappearance story. 

    Former NTV Switchboard operator Mildred Odira who was found dead.