Walter Nyankieya Nyamato
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Haiti mission: Puzzle of Kenyan police officer found dead in US hotel room

Chief Inspector Walter Nyankieya Nyamato.

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What you need to know:

  • His family in Kisii County told Nation that Chief Inspector Walter Nyankieya Nyamato had told them he was part of an advance security team dispatched to Haiti on a reconnaissance mission ahead of the planned deployment of Kenyan peace keeping force.
  • Mr Nyankieya, who was based at the Jogoo House police headquarters, was enroute to Haiti alongside several other colleagues.