Elgeyo Marakwet County Government on Monday came out to dismiss fake letter doing around social media that Governor Alex Tolgos has resigned.
In a statement released and sent to the County official Facebook page, the Director of communications clarified that the author of the letter forged the Governor’s signature.
They also added that the matter as been reported to relevant authority and those behind it will soon face the law.
“Our attention has been drawn to a supposed letter of resignation by our Governor H.E Alex Tolgos EGH. We hereby dismiss the letter as FAKE NEWS and assure the public that efforts are being made to track the authors & who forged the Governor’s signature,”the statement read.
In the statement, they stated that crucial leads are already pointing to some individuals. Residents have also been urged to support the Governor’s push for more resources.
In the fake letter that was circulated, it was alleged that the Governor resigned citing frustration over resource allocation.