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Breaking: Nairobi Governor Under Arrest Over Economic Crimes, Says Public Prosecutor

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Fri, 06 Dec 2019 06:52 GMT

Kenya's public prosecutor ordered the arrest of the Nairobi County governor and a number of county government officials on suspicion of economic crimes, Reuters reported on Friday Dec 6th.

Noordin Haji, the country's top prosecutor, told a news conference that he had sufficient evidence to arrest prosecutor Mike Mbuvi Sonko. 

He also named county government officials whom he said he had evidence to prosecute for various economic crimes as well as a number of business people on charges of money laundering related to Sonko's alleged crimes. 

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