Isaac Manyasi the alleged father to stowaway victim Paul Manyasi had yesterday denied that the 29- year- old was his son adding his son is in remand.
According to Isaac his ‘true’ son Cedric Shivonje was detained at Industrial Area prison.
He told KTN News that his family planned to travel to Nairobi next week to pursue his son’s release.
‘HE (Paul Manyasi) IS NOT MY SON,I TOLD THEM THE PHOTO THEY SHOWED ME IS NOT OF MY SON, MY SON LEFT HOME IN 2016 FOR NAIROBI.
I AM SURPRISED, I WILL TELL THE POLICE BECAUSE MY SON IS ALIVE…NILIAMBIWA NA KIJANA MMOJA ATI KIJANA WANGU AKO INDUSTRIAL AREA POLICE REMAND,” HE SAID.
Industrial Area Prison officials said there was no Cedric Shivonje at the facility; they had no records of anyone by that name.
A check of the Facebook profile of a user named Cedric Junior — whose pictures are similar to those used by Sky News — showed that he last used Facebook on July 14 this year.
After the stowaway fell from the sky on June 30.
His profile says he’s a medical student at JKUAT. University management told the star no Cedric Shivonje exists in its medical school records of students.