Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko hints at not seeking 2022 re-election
SEE ALSO :Sonko’s Sh96m budget exposedThe governor accused Kibicho of ganging up with senior civil servants against Ruto. He said four top officials in President Uhuru Kenyatta's administration claimed Mt Kenya will not support Ruto. On Kalonzo, Sonko has joined Ukambani leaders pushing the Wiper boss to take over the opposition. Following the March 9 unity deal dubbed the Handshake, NASA leader Raila Odinga seems to have taken a back seat regarding keeping the national government in check. But his record has not gone untarnished, with the latest being calls to impeach him. Like many politicians who have face motions to remove them, Sonko seems to have mastered the art of dodging the bullet. Sonko said he would continue fighting people who want to stall development and entrench corruption in Nairobi. He asked the Director of Public Prosecutions and other agencies to crack the whip in Nairobi. "They must clean the county," he said.
SEE ALSO :City Hall on the spot over title deedsComing in the backdrop of possible impeachment, the 43-year-old county boss has worked to improve his record at City Hall, conducting sting operations in the auditing, inspectorate and accounting departments to curb corruption. However, the dramatized nature of the operations seems to have irked Kenyans who described them as publicity stunts.
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