Elgeyo Marakwet County Government has dismissed as fake, a letter doing rounds on social media that he has resigned.
In a statement issued through the County Official page, the devolved unit said the authors of the purported resignation letter forged the Governor’s signature.
They termed the move as a crime and that the culprits 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.