I will Fight You To The End, Westlands MP Tells Land Grabbers
Westlands member of parliament Tim Wanyonyi has vowed to fight land cartels in Westlands despite their deep pockets and connections to big offices.
In an interview with Ghetto Radio News Wanyonyi said his efforts to recover the fire station in Gigiri and a dispensary land at Highridge Parklands have been frustrated by corrupt county government officials but he shall not relent.
He has called on Nairobi Metropolitan Services to ensure they protect public utility in the area adding that more revenue should be collected in the area.
‘‘I shall not relent to this cartels.. and i know they have people protecting them in City hall and other big offices but we shall soldier on…. no public utility in Westlands will be grabbed under my watch.’’ He said.
Meanwhile he has commended the government for completion of Westlands Market and further allocating it to traders.
According to the MP many brokers hijacked the process of stall allocations but with intervention of national government the process was made transparent.
‘‘First we are happy that traders are now inside the market,we also want to thank the government for taking over this allocation exercise it was earlier hijacked by brokers,’’ he added.