In Summary
  • Family members have appealed to the police to assist in tracing him as his phone has been switched off.
  • He left for Shunem Christian Retreat Centre in Kirinyaga and promised to be back after three days.
  • The family suspects that the priest may have been ambushed on his way to the retreat centre.

A priest of the Anglican Church of Kenya (ACK) based in Embu County has gone missing for nearly two weeks, raising fears that he may have been kidnapped.

The mysterious disappearance of Rev Stanley Kivuti, 34, who is in charge of Gikuuri Parish in Runyenjes, has thrown his family and other worshippers into a panic.

The ACK priest left home on April 4 for a church event in Kirinyaga County and has been missing since then.

Family members have appealed to the police to assist in tracing him as his phone has been switched off.

His wife, Catherine Marigu, said her husband left for Shunem Christian Retreat Centre in Kirinyaga and promised to be back after three days.

PHONE SWITCHED OFF

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