Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko on Thursday condemned a journalist over a story detailing President Uhuru Kenyatta’s public scolding of the city boss.
Eric Wainaina on Thursday reported on events that took place at KICC where President Kenyatta reprimanded Sonko over his tussle with NMS Director General Mohamed Badi.
However, Sonko was not pleased with the coverage saying President Kenyatta had not scolded him but had only urged him to work with Badi.
“Seems some media houses are becoming so desperate and gutter press day by day. The President told us to work together for the betterment of the great people of Nairobi. So wewe Errick Wainaina wa people daily wacha USHENZI TAKATAKA GASIA WEWE kama hii story yako umeandika. Unafaa viboko mbili ya matako,” the Governor said.
Sonko later apologised to Badi over personal attacks directed at the NMS boss, including referring to him as “Sadam Hussein