Tag: Mike Sonko

Sonko risks 6 month jail term should he fail to produce MRC Chair

| June 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
Sonko risks 6 month jail term should he fail to produce MRC Chair

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 12 – A Mombasa court has given Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko a further 14 days to either produce Mombasa Republican Council Chairman Omar Mwamnuadzi or face six months in prison if unable to pay a Sh1 million fine. Senior Principal Magistrate Francis Kyiambia said Sonko must produce Mwamnuadzi for whom he acted […]

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Governor Kidero Takes Swipe at “Comedian” Mike Sonko

| May 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Governor Kidero Takes Swipe at “Comedian” Mike Sonko

Nairobi County Governor Dr Evans Kidero has described senator Mike Sonko as a comedian who can’t be entrusted with running the capital city. Speaking on Monday, the governor said that the Nairobi senator is unsuitable for the position of governor. He took a swipe at Sonko’s plans for the city, saying they are ill-informed and untenable. “We […]

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Jubilee Party confident of winning Nairobi governor’s seat

| May 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
Jubilee Party confident of winning Nairobi governor’s seat

The Jubilee Party on Wednesday exuded confidence of winning the Nairobi governor’s seat after pairing Mike Sonko with Polycarp Igathe. Deputy President William Ruto backed the team, describing Senator Sonko, who is Jubilee Party’s nominee for the county’s top job, as the solution to the problems facing the capital. At a press conference he personally […]

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Sonko’s supporters dump garbage at Kidero’s door as battle for Nairobi hots up

| May 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
Sonko’s supporters dump garbage at Kidero’s door as battle for Nairobi hots up

– Rowdy employees of the Nairobi City county held demonstrations over salaries while chanting Mike Sonko’s name – The workers paralysed services at City Hall after dumping heaps garbage outside City Hall Annex – They chanted songs in support of Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko during the demonstration Angry employees of the Nairobi City county paralysed […]

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State House’s hand in picking Sonko’s running mate-Kenya’s top ten CEO

| May 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
State House’s hand in picking Sonko’s running mate-Kenya’s top ten CEO

Failing to persuade rambunctious Senator Mike Sonko to quit the Nairobi governor’s race, President Uhuru Kenyatta decided to find him a sober-minded, CEO-like running mate. The Star has learnt Uhuru tasked trusted State House operatives to interview running mates for the flamboyant, mercurial and wildly popular ‘gangsta-type’ politician. He won the JP ticket by a […]

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