Charged with the gruesome murder of university student Sharon Otieno, Governor Okoth Obado is not only fighting to escape the hangman's noose or life in prison but also to save his political career. It is now up to the courts to determine whether or not the Migori politician killed the young woman who was seven months pregnant with his son.
You Betrayed My Daughter, Sharon Otieno's Mother Tells Governor Obado
Nation, 25 September 2018
Ms Melida Auma, the mother of slain Rongo University student Sharon Otieno, on Monday accused Migori Governor Okoth Obado of betraying her daughter, whom she said loved the… Read more »
Okoth Obado Returns To Court
Nairobi News, 25 September 2018
A Nairobi court will this afternoon decided whether to free Migori Governor Okoth Obado on bond or bail. Read more »
Worrying Trend As Child Abductions, Killings On the Rise
Capital FM, 25 September 2018
The chilling news of abduction and subsequent murder of a nine-year-old girl in Meru, was just another reminder of how Kenyan children are increasingly becoming vulnerable. Read more »
Obado to Know Bail Fate
Migori Governor Okoth Obado will Tuesday afternoon return to the High Court in a bid to persuade Lady Justice Jessie Lessit of the Criminal Division to release him on bail pending… Read more »
How Murder Has Shuttered Sharon Otieno's Young Family
Nation, 24 September 2018
Sharon Otieno's daughter, aged one-and-a-half years, plays with her 51-year-old grandfather Douglas Otieno inside their humble mud-walled house. Read more »
Exposed - Okoth Obado's Low Life At Gigiri Police Station
Migori Governor Okoth Obado shared cells with a suspect in the shooting of former Garissa County Finance Executive Idris Muktar, five Kenya Revenue Authority officials and those… Read more »
Okoth Obado to Be Charged With Murder of Sharon Otieno
After spending three nights in police cells, Migori Governor Okoth Obado will this morning be charged with the murder of his pregnant girlfriend Sharon Otieno at the High Court in… Read more »
Gang Attacks Sharon Otieno's Uncle in Nairobi
An incident where an uncle of slain Rongo University student Sharon Otieno was attacked by unknown people has left the entire family in fear. Read more »
Governor Obado's Supporters Demand His Release
Nation, 23 September 2018
A group of Governor Okoth Obado's supporters in Migori County took to the streets on Sunday to demand his release from police custody. Read more »
Okoth Obado's Aides Connected to Feared Migori Gang
The noose is tightening around the necks of several close aides of Migori Governor Okoth Obado as investigations into the gruesome murder of Rongo University student Sharon Otieno… Read more »
Sharon Otieno’s parents Melida Auma and Douglas Otieno at the Milimani court in Nairobi.
Migori Governor Zachary Okoth Obado has pleaded not guilty to a charge that he - along with other people - murdered Sharon Belyne Otieno. He allegedly committed the offence ... Read more »
A man identified as Caspal Obiero who works as a clerk in Migori County but routinely serves errands for Governor Okoth Obado has presented himself to the police in Oyugis town, ... Read more »
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