By Albert Nyakundi Amenya aka The Banana Peddler
“The hottest aspect of hell must be reserved for the very good men and ladies who keep quiet in the experience of moral crisis” – John F. Kennedy.
I want to take this prospect to thank Nairobi governor H.E. Mike Mbuvi Sonko for kicking off the demolition of illegal structures erected in riparian lands as promised. Your Excellency, with people today like you, this place if guided appropriately may not be economically, politically and socially inert. East End Mall was earmarked for demolition and it has fallen. It for that reason confirms that my governor buttresses his promises by actions. You ought to have to be drenched with the waters of accolades.
Thank you Sir for letting land grabbers and criminals know that their methods are remaining viewed extremely closely and that their evil days are numbered. Thank you for allowing them know that they are no extended suitable in the scheme of matters in Kenya. Thank you for fighting for the masses simply because that is what they elected you to do. Thank you for inspiring pride for between the persons of Nairobi and for confirming that you are indeed the anointed ombudsman for improvement.
The enthusiasm and passion that governor Sonko has proven in the course of battling cartels are proof good of his determination and willingness to stop corruption in Nairobi. Nairobi County requires to be deconstructed beyond area indications. With no a doubt, governor Sonko is an apostle of democratic modify. Really like him or hate him, he continues to be Sonko. Only individuals who dislike his guts, spartan self-discipline and incorruptibility are the ones who are fast to infuse his previous and track document with mud.
Kidero’s routine was a trial and failure. He looted the county to in the vicinity of zero. Governor Sonko inherited a county beneath Intensive Care Device (ICU). Underneath him, the comatose county has miraculously resuscitated. Sonko was a governor on a rescue mission. His entry has afforded Nairobi county political balance and capable money administration.
As a who prospects by instance, Sonko has developed a thriving and competitive business enterprise setting by fixing roads, equipping county hospitals with present day gear, give uninterrupted clean drinking water source.
Sonko’s past has organized him for the upcoming. Despite the fact that rough-spoken, he is a really principled and organization man. In contrast to his predecessor governor Kidero, Sonko does not have substantial mansions and he owns no one tall setting up in the CBD. A component from his Machakos home, he has no residences and flats in Nairobi. He is not specified to vainglory and greed. He owes none of the banking institutions in Kenya and he is not known to have sat on the board of any.
Governor Sonko’s a long time of rejection have tapered him into a firebrand that Nairobians simply cannot pay for to disregard if they genuinely motivation authentic change and economic progress. Those idiots who decide him with his past are at very best indulging in arrogant ignorance due to the fact no make any difference how squalid a man’s yesterday is, his tomorrow is squeaky clean up. Tomorrow is usually a manufacturer new website page and it all is dependent on what you elect to create on it.
Sonko is a excellent guy. He is guiltless of allegations being heaped on him by corrupt cartels who required to consume the county vacant. The mountains cartels are building out of the molehill of his earlier have shamelessly elected to be misleading. They know well he is the male of the moment but they are performing everything outside the house the guides to stop him. They know he is here to rescue our fantastic county by tackling insecurity, corruption and revamp its economy. The Holy e book is correct, there is time for every little thing. Sonko is the messiah my county individuals have been yearning for.
Sonko is examined and established. He is reputed not to be skittish or indecisive about his responsibility when it is incumbent on him to act. When called upon to deal with cartels, he functions with pace of gentle. He is extremely speedy to make a decision on the future system of motion.
Unquestionably, what some see as the ‘dark’ facet of Sonko is invariably the epitome of his abounding patriotism, power and braveness. Clearly, Mike Mbuvi Sonko has been misunderstood. But present me just one fantastic soul that traversed this earthly aircraft that was under no circumstances misunderstood. Ralph Waldo Emerson described that it is not so terrible to be misunderstood since Jesus Christ of Nazareth was misunderstood. Pythagoras was misunderstood. Martin Luther was misunderstood. Copernicus was misunderstood. Isaac Newton was misunderstood. Galileo Galilei was misunderstood. Socrates was misunderstood and earlier mentioned all, Emerson added that to be good is to be misunderstood, the same issue Adam pointed out to Orlando, in Shakespeare’s ‘As You Like It’: “Know you not, master, to some type of gentlemen, their graces serve them but as enemies? No additional do yours your virtues, gentle learn are sanctified and holy traitors to you. Oh, what a globe is this, the place what is comely envenoms he that bears it?”
Sonko’s traducers dare not disprove his sterling functionality due to the fact he took above county leadership notwithstanding the a number of orchestrated blatant falsehoods getting bandied about to demonize him. Sonko stays a man of braveness and an incorruptible Kenyan with avowed determination to sanitize our messed up county.
(The author sells bananas on the streets of Kisii town)