Sonko disqualified from running as governor
Former Nairobi governor Mike Sonko has been disqualified from running in the Mombasa gubernatorial race.
The announcement of Sonko’s disqualification was made on Saturday by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) chairman Wafula Chebukati at the Bomas of Kenya.
Mr Sonko, who was impeached as Nairobi governor for abuse of office, had been nominated by the Wiper party to contest the Mombasa seat.
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