Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has irked a section of Kenyans by offering newly wed Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru a free maternity service at the Pumwani Hospital.
While congratulating the two Sonko wished Waiguru a safe delivery for her bundle of joy that is on the way.
He further welcomed Waiguru to enjoy maternity services at the newly upgraded Pumwani Maternity Hospital.
“Before the honeymoon begins let me take this earliest opportunity on behalf of my family and the great people of Nairobi to Congratulate my colleague from Kirinyaga HE ANN WAIGURU for getting married to Wakili Waiganjo. May the Lord bless your marriage. May you have a safe delivery on your bundle of joy on the way. You are welcome to enjoy the state of the art maternity facilities at Pumwani hospital,” stated Sonko.
Sonko further hinted that his wife is also set to deliver at the same hospital in a couple of months.
Sonko’s sentiments have however irked some of his followers with many describing the statement as an uncalled for sarcasm.
Some also questioned if the post was actually made by a sitting governor.
Waiguru on Satirday said i do to his longtime fiance lawyer Kamotho Waiganjo in a colourful traditional ceremony in Kirinyaga County.
President Uhuru Kenyatta, Opposition leader Raila Odinga and Wiper Leader Kalonzo Musyoka were among the high profile guests who attended the event,