The Media Council of Kenya (MCK) has condemned the murder of Moses Omusolo, a Standard Media Group journalist, who was found dead along Kangundo Road, Nairobi.
In a statement on Friday, December 23, MCK called on the National Police Service (NPS) to conduct speedy investigations into the incident.
"The Media Council of Kenya condemns the murder of Standard Media Group business journalist Moses Okiror Omusolo whose body was found dumped on the roadside along Kangundo Road, Nairobi.
"We call on the National Police Service to conduct speedy investigations into the heinous act and appropriate judicial action taken against the perpetrators," MCK stated.
Omusolo, who majored in print at the Standard Media Group, was found dead on Thursday with his body having deep cuts on the head.
According to his colleague, the journalist was a calm man who hardly offended anyone and he had a perfect understanding in the Financial Markets.
"Having worked with him, he was very calm, hardly offended anyone, and was very approachable despite being a senior in the career.
"If you read the Financial Markets section (stocks, Forex, Unit Trusts) he's the one who did the compilation," the colleague stated.