December 6, 2018 – Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has told city
dwellers to prepare to walk again to and from work just like they did on Monday
when he barred PSVs from accessing the CBD but later suspended the ban due to a
attended by President Uhuru Kenyatta, Sonko said he is still determined to
address the issue of congestion in the city even if it will cost him a second
from the CBD as a way of decongesting the city, noting that walking is a form
of exercise and is healthy.
kupiga siasa ya pesa nane,” he said. (The President and I have said
we’d rather leave a legacy than engage in petty politics.).”
city… Tuwache kufanya siasa na
hii maneno pia naona drill zinafanywa hata airport, kwa malls kuji prepare
against disasters kwa hivyo hata nairobi nilikua nataka kujaribu tuone kama… na
bado, tunajipanga na tukiwa tayari na ile mradi wa BRT, tayari lanes
tumetengeneza… (I see safety drills carried out in airports
and malls and so in Nairobi, I was just trying to see…),” Sonko said.
ya wale wamama wako na mimba, the physically challenged and the
elderly. It is only one kilometer from railways to the CBD. Kama Governor, sitakubali laziness, mtatembea na mtatembea tena,”
he vowed. (Walking is good exercise, we will just look after the pregnant,
physically challenged and the elderly… As Governor, I will not allow laziness,
you will walk and will more some more.),” he added.
The Kenyan DAILY POST