EACC to question Sonko over garbage collection tenders

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko leaves the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission offices in Nairobi on August 1, 2019. He will be interrogated by the agency over awarding of garbage collection tenders in his county. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Officials at City Hall’s Environment department could not account for over Sh160 million paid to contracted garbage collectors.
  • Aende Group had only existed for 78 days as opposed to at least one year required to qualify for the tender.

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko is expected to appear before anti-graft agency detectives on Tuesday to record statements on the award of tenders for garbage collection and disposal in the county.

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