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Reprieve to Mike Sonko as his Application to Court is Granted

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By GlobalPundit | self meida writer
Published 26 days ago - 20578 views

Mike Mbuvi Sonko has been a man under siege since Monday. Many charges have been pressed against him and he has been brought before three different law courts since Monday. His lawyer had lamented the move to take him to Kamiti Maximum Prison because the court had ordered his client to be taken to Gigiri Police station.

He was initially lonely but he was today visited by some politicians like senators Kipchumba Murkomen and Milicent Omanga among others

His sympathizers were also very quick to formulate a team of lawyers who have started the process of saving him from his impending imprisonment. During the day, the legal team made an application at Kahawa Law Courts to ask for the adjournment of the court’s proceedings until Tuesday to enable defence counsel to prepare a proper response to State’s application to detain Gov. Sonko for 30 days pending investigations on matters terrorism. The application was granted by Courts Chief Magistrate Diana Mochache. Sonko will, however, remain in custody until Tuesday next week.

Photo courtesy of Sen. Kipchumba Murkomen

Photo courtesy of Sen. Kipchumba Murkomen

Visit by Tangatanga politicians (Photos)

He was initially lonely but he was today visited by some Tangatanga Politicians like senators Kipchumba Murkomen and Milicent Omanga among others. They took selfies with him and shared them through their various social media accounts. Milicent Omanga said the former Nairobi Governor was in high spirits, despite the state persecution he was facing.

Photo courtesy of Sen. Milicent Omanga


Photo courtesy of Sen. Milicent Omanga

Photo courtesy of Sen. Kipchumba Murkome

The senators were not the only who had expressed sympathy to the detained politician. Earlier on, former Vice President Kalonzo Musyoka has urged the president to forgive him. He even asked for forgiveness on his behalf and assured that he will mentor him. The wiper party leader was speaking at the memorial of Mzee Moi's death which was held at Kabarak.

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