Cyrus Jirongo To Be Included In October Election Despite Being Declared Bankrupt

Cyrus Jirongo

Presidential candidate Cyrus Jirongo has successfully made his way back to the ballot, Commissioner Abdi Guliye has revealed.

Guliye says that the candidate appealed his omission.

Jirongo was on Monday, 9 October declared bankrupt after failing to pay a Sh 700 Million debt to businessman, Sammy Kogo.

Delivering the ruling, Justice Olga Sewe of the Commercial Court ordered that the politician’s estates be placed under receivership.

“Having heard the petitioner and having read the creditor’s petition, and having seen the exhibits, the court hereby orders that Shakhalanga Khwa Jirongo be adjudged bankrupt by virtue of the bankruptcy order,” the judge said.

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