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Family Agony as Kinsmen Go Missing For Months, Years Without Trace

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Families in Lamu and other parts of the Coast region are agonizing over their kinsmen who went missing mysteriously without a trace.

Some of them went missing in the hands of security agencies.

They were reported missing either for months or years.

The following is a list of people who went missing and their descriptions.

1) Yasir Mahmoud Ahmed

He is aged 43 years.

He is a resident of Mtamuini within Lamu Town.

He is a father of four.

He is anamulance driverand contractor.

He went missing on June 19 this year after he was bundled into a security vehicle at Mkunumbi area on the Lamu-Witu-Garsen road.

To date, his whereabouts are still unknown.

2) Taimur Kariuki Hussein

He is aged 39 years.

He is a resident of Watamu in Kilifi County.

He was arrested by Anti-Terror Police Unit (ATPU) officers near Lamu and since then, he has not been traced.

3) Adan Mohamed Kulo

He is aged 28 years.

He is a resident of Makafuni within Lamu Island.

He is a milk vendor.

He was reported missing since January 23 this year, never to be traced again.

4) Mohamed Abdallah Ali

He is aged 32 years.

He is a resident of Witu in Lamu West.

He was reported missing since Jun 2018 and has never been spotted again.

5) Mohamed Avukame Haroun

He is aged 43 years.

He is a businessperson dealing in the real estate business.

He went missing on August 23, 2017, after he was arrested by police and bundled into a vehicle in front of the Mombasa High Court never to be traced again.

6) Ali Bunu

He is aged 50 years.

He is a father of nine children.

He went missing in April 2016 after he was arrested by security agencies at his farm in Kwasasi in Hindi Division, Lamu West.

7) Imrana Said Makka

He is 29 years old.

He is a resident of Lamu Island while his father lives in Mkunumbi, Lamu West.

He went missing on March 31, 2015, after he was arrested by Anti-Terror Police Unit (ATPU) in Malindi in KilifiCounty.

Since then, he has never been traced.

8) Osman Abdi

He is aged 35 years.

He was a milk vendor in Mpeketoni.

He went missing since June, 2014 never to be seen again.

9) Ahmed Athman Bilel

He is aged 40 years.

He is a resident of Kiunga in Lamu East sub-county.

He went missing in September 2018 while riding his motorcycle on the Kiunga-Ishakani road towards the border of Kenya with Somalia.

10) Mursal Mohamed Macharia

He is aged 25 years.

He is a boda boda operator.

He went missing on September 28 this year never to be traced again.

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