EACC probes cash trail to Mike Sonko’s accounts

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko leaves EACC headquarters in Nairobi on September 3, 2019 after being questioned over garbage collection tenders. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • On April 19, four months before Mr Sonko became governor, Mr Mwaura made another cash deposit of Sh1 million to Mr Sonko’s KCB account.
  • During interrogation, Mr Ombok said the payment was for a Sh34 million plot in Mavoko that he had sold to the governor.

A trail of how money was moved into Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko’s private bank accounts from as early as 2017 is at the centre of investigations by the Ethics and Anti Corruption Commission, the Nation can reveal.

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