Special Iftar: Gov Sonko hosts fasting Muslims

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko hosted Muslim faithful at City Hall, Nairobi on Wednesday as they mark the holy month of Ramadan.

Sonko shared with the Islamic visitors Iftar – the meals eaten by Muslims after sunset during Ramadan.

Taking to his official Twitter handle, Sonko urged all Muslims to fast and pray during this sacred month.

“This evening, I hosted Muslim faithful for Iftar at City Hall, in the spirit of celebrating the holy month of Ramadhan. As all Muslims fast and offer prayers to Allah, may they find peace and happiness,” stated the governor who adorned a white kanzu with golden stripes.

He further wished all Muslims the blessings of the holy of Ramadhan.


The 30 days Holy month of Ramadan takes place during the ninth month of the Islamic calendar.

This year it started on Monday 6th May and Muslims are expected to conclude it with the Eid al-Fitr to celebrate a successful Ramadan of fasting and worship.

Here is the video of all that transpired:

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