Referring to the county head’s earlier assertion the place he stated that all constructions on the riparian zones and highway reserves would be demolished, Babu dared Sonko to just take on the hotel that is affiliated with DP William Ruto.
“I expect my brother Mike Sonko to walk the discuss. We all want to see Lang’ata Main University get back again their land from Weston Hotel,” he tweeted.
The dispute amongst Lang’ata primary college and Weston resort came about in excess of a parcel of land which the school claimed to be their playground.
Throughout protests in 2015, pupils took down the wall erected by the hotel proscribing obtain to the playground, a shift that was countered with teargas by police officers.
The protests drew countrywide and worldwide focus with a speedy google search of ‘Langa’ta principal school’ showing scenes from that working day.
Subsequent the daring acts by the little ones, President Uhuru Kenyatta issued a directive to the Ministry of Land and the Nationwide Land Commission (NLC) to ensure all community schools have titles for their land.
In the new demolitions in the metropolis which has witnessed a portion of the Southend mall in Lang’ata demolished, the Governor assured that he will not relent as he is more centered on leaving ‘a legacy than entertaining grabbing of community land.’
He additional that even his assets in Buru Buru, that was part of a road reserve, would not be spared.
“Even myself, there is a land I acquired in Buru Buru. About an acre of that land is component of road access and we shall start off by demolishing that wall,” he mentioned.
He further mentioned that any county/NEMA official who conspired with grabbers to approve setting up plans on community utilities would also be prosecuted alongside the suspected grabbers.