City stares at crisis as Polycarp Igathe ditches Sonko

Mr Polycarp Igathe on Friday resigned as deputy Governor of Nairobi, a culmination of months of unease in relations with his boss Mike Sonko.

In a terse letter addressed to Mr Sonko, Mr Igathe said he was resigning effective 1pm on Wednesday, January 31 and thanked him for the opportunity to work as his deputy.

“Serving Kenyans in Nairobi under your leadership has been an honour and distinct privilege. I am grateful to Nairobians and yourself for giving me the opportunity to serve,” he wrote.

But on his Twitter page the Mr Igathe was more clearer, writing: “Dear Nairobians, it is…

Source – Daily Nation