OCS collapses and dies in tallying centre
Kuresoi, Kenya: Sombre mood engulfed Kuresoi North tallying centre after a senior officer from Kuresoi collapsed and died.
Kuresoi OCPD David Wambui confirmed the incident saying that the officer died at Mau Summit tallying centre.
He did not identify the officer since his family had not been informed about the sudden death.
“Am saddened by the death of the officer while on duty. The officer did not inform us of any health problem,”said OCPD.
Party agents and election observers joined police in grieving the death of the Kuresoi OCS.
The OCS collapsed at the tallying centre as ballot boxes were being offloaded and was taken to St Joseph nursing home in Molo where he was pronounced death on arrival.