Governor Sang charged with assault, freed on Sh500,000 cash bail

Nandi Governor Stephen Sang

Nandi Governor Stephen Sang (centre) at a magistrate's court in Kisumu County on January 25, 2021, when he was charged with assault. 

Photo credit: Ondari Ogega | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • The last time he was in Kisumu County, the county chief said he will not relent in the fight to reclaim land grabbed by private developers.
  • Governor Sang blamed ‘politics’ for his woes and alleged a move to target him personally yet many governors are doing the same in their counties.

Nandi Governor Stephen Sang was on Monday charged with assault in a case over the destruction of tea farms worth Sh2 million while reclaiming public land he claimed was grabbed.


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