Embakasi East MP Babu Owino has revealed that he helped fund the demonstrations that took place in Fedha and Nyayo Estate today.
Speaking during an interview at a local radio station Owino stated that he funded the demonstrations to bring to attention the dilapidated state of the road.
Owino stated that he was fully in support of the demonstration.
“If i had sufficient time, i would have joined them, but i am in support am part of the people who funded that demonstration so that at least the government can see their grievances,” said Babu.
The MP also revealed that he has spoken to Governor Mike Sonko, Interior CS Fred Matiang’i and Kura boss and all the three institutions had pledged to have the road tarmacked in a week’s time.
“The problem here is that we cannot tarmac a road when it is raining,” stated Owino.
Owino also stated that despite the obligation of tarmacking the road belonging to KURA, Governor Sonko pledged to tarmac it himself.