Questions have been raised on who killed a 27-year-old lady Cynthia Mwikali who was the Deputy President William Ruto’s wife Rachael Ruto’s personal steward whose body was found Friday 29 May in a forest.
It was reported that Cynthia Mwikali who was an employee of the Whitesand beach went missing after she allegedly leaked information on Ruto beating his wife that went viral on social media platforms.
The lady who’s killers are still unknown is said revealed to friends that Ruto’s wife has been seeking treatment from a medical doctor after she got injured in an internal feud with DP Ruto.
It was reported that Cynthia Mwikali’s mutilated body was found in a thicket in Maungu, Tsavo East, Taita Taveta Country by boys who were on a hunting mission.
“We understand Cynthia Mwikali went missing a couple of weeks ago, it seems she was killed elsewhere and the body dumped here. The injuries are synonymous with torture. Her eyes were gouged out, her back was skinned and the tongue missing,” Voi Deputy county Commissioner Mtivo Impala stated.
The information on the death Rachael’s personal steward sparked mixed reactions on social media as many questioned the cause of her untimely death.
According to her father Danvas Mukio, his daughter said that she was going to meet a colleague who was traveling to Nairobi from Mombasa to pick personal staff since she was on a leave following the outbreak of coronavirus pandemic in the country.
“Cynthia told us on Sunday evening that her friend was coming to Nairobi and they would meet in Machakos town the following day to pick some items. She had left Mombasa in a hurry and abandoned her personal effects with a friend, ” Cynthia’s father narrated.
“On Monday evening at around 7 pm, I tried calling her but her phone went unanswered even though it was going through. I assumed she could have been in a matatu coming back home and decided to wait, ” he added.