It quotes Sonko as saying: “I will announce my stand soon…but on the issue of Nairobi Governorship I think Ngatia has already run away with the seat. Tukubali na tuondokee Bazenga achukue hii kiti.”
The Kiswahili translates as: “Let’s accept and move away for him to claim the seat.”
But did Sonko really endorse Ngatia? Is the quote real? We checked.
‘Avoid fake news’
AVOID FAKE NEWS BEING PEDDLED AROUND OF ME HAVING ENDORSED A GUBERNATORIAL CANDIDATE FOR NAIROBI COUNTY!— Mike Sonko (@MikeSonko) February 8, 2022
It's brought to the notice of all that there are some unscrupulous elements circulating fake news in form of rumours via various social media channels with a sole purpose... pic.twitter.com/MSiKMwUMZF
“AVOID FAKE NEWS BEING PEDDLED AROUND OF ME HAVING ENDORSED A GUBERNATORIAL CANDIDATE FOR NAIROBI COUNTY!” he tweeted.
“It's brought to the notice of all that there are some unscrupulous elements circulating fake news in form of rumours via various social media channels with a sole purpose…"
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