Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has been airlifted to Nairobi following his arrest in Voi, coming just hours after orders were issued by DPP Noordin Haji.
Scene at Ikanga airstrip just before Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko was airlifted to Nairobi. PHOTO | LUCY MKANYIKA | NATION MEDIA GROUP
The flamboyant governor, who recently posted on social media pages videos of his swanky office and house parties, was arrested at a roadblock while heading to Mombasa from Nairobi in a bid to escape arrest.
A police source told the Nation that he was locked up at the SGR police cells. Once in the capital, he is expected be processed and face subsequent arraignment later today.