Sonko’s response to man seeking to fill Deputy Governor’s office

DEAR MR. PHILIP SOGOTI CHEPSAT. Thank you for your expression of interest in serving the great people of Nairobi alongside me as Deputy Governor. Thank you too for appreciating my commitment to openness and transparency. My office received your earlier communications and we were in the process of writing you a formal regret because like I promised, I shall only be ready to fill the Deputy Governor position once the legislation pending in Parliament on nomination and appointment of Deputy Governor is assented into law. It is worth of note…

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Ken Okoth got second ‘wife’ from Sonko Rescue Team, Nairobi governor now says

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has sensationally claimed former Kibra MP Ken Okoth got his alleged second wife from his Sonko Rescue Team. Sonko told mourners at Moi Girls Secondary School that Okoth met nominated Nairobi MCA Anne Thumbi aka Anita, then a nurse with Sonko Rescue Team, at a medical camp in Kibra in 2013. The Sonko Rescue Team is an initiative by the Nairobi Governor, which offers free services, such as medical camps, water using boozers and hearse services. “Ken Okoth had another wife, as a governor, I know…

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Red Alert: Naivas suspends sale of red meat in all stores

Naivas Supermarket has suspended the sale of red meat across all its stores countrywide pending the results of independent testing of its meat and assessment of its supplier base. Naivas Chief Commercial Officer Willy Kimani on Thursday said the decision had been taken in the interest of its customers and “will involve subjecting the whole stock of red meat to a thorough independent lab test and a step by step verification of each participant along the whole meat value chain”. “We will only be selling white meat for now in…

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