BY KORIR JUMA,NAIROBI,28TH DEC,2020-The Race To Replace Impeached Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko Begin Taking Shape today Monday As Political Parties Intending To Sponsor Candidates Submit Names Of Candidates to the independent election and boundaries commission IEBC.
Sonko Was Impeached By The Senate A Week Ago Over What Was Termed As Abuse Of Office And Inability To Provide Leadership In Nairobi.
The announcement was made by the IEBC chair Wafula Chepukati through a gazette notice over the weekend.
However this move has elicited criticism from a cross-section of political leaders who has claim that it was made in a hurry saying the commission was supposed to have waited until the festivities are over.
Nairobi residents are set to go to the poll on 28 of February 2021 to elect their new governor