Bunge la Mwananchi Movement want to be enjoined in Sonko ouster case


Bunge la Mwananchi Movement files case in court seeking to be enjoined in a case ...
Bunge la Mwananchi Movement files case in court seeking to be enjoined in a case filed to have Nairobi govornor Mike Mbuvi Sonko removed from the office PHOTO/CITIZENTV DIGITAL

In Summary

  • In the application they claim that if the prayers sought are not granted,voters and residents of the Nairobi City County and other neighboring countries will be adversely affected.
  • In an affidavit by Shitanda Henry Namiti ,the Movement argued that the petitioner, Boniface Nyamu should not be allowed to the case when he does not understand fully the predicament facing city residents.
  • Shitanda further claimed that the petitioner has not followed the laid down channels of airing his grievances but is circumventing the law to suit him and impeach the governor through the back door.

Bunge la Mwananchi Movement filed a case in court seeking to be enjoined in a case filed to have Nairobi governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko removed from the office.

In the application they claim that if the prayers sought are not granted,voters and residents of the Nairobi City County and other neighboring countries will be adversely affected.

“The participation of the intended party in the proceedings will substantively contribute towards realizing a decision that is well informed professionally,politically sound and amenable to public interest,”reads the papers.

In an affidavit by Shitanda Henry Namiti ,the Movement argued that the petitioner, Boniface Nyamu should not be allowed to the case when he does not understand fully the predicament facing city residents.

Shitanda further claimed that the petitioner has not followed the laid down channels of airing his grievances but is circumventing the law to suit him and impeach the governor through the back door.

“The intended consequences of the petition amounts to political uncertainty in the County of Nairobi which also serves as a business hub and capital city,” argues Shitanda.

Shitanda added that there was a structured constitutional way of airing the grievances raised if any.

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