Businessman Praful Kumar’s Grand Manor Hotel demolished

Grand Manor Hotel being demolished./COURTESY

Nairobi, KENYA: Nairobi businessman Praful Kumar Saula’s Grand Manor hotel in Gigiri has been demolished.

The hotel adjacent to the United Nations offices in Gigiri was brought down on Thursday morning; just two days after a Nairobi court gave the County government a nod to demolish it.

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The owner, Praful Kumar, was arrested by Ethics and Anti Corruption Commission (EACC) detectives in August this year and charged with three counts of bribery.

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He was arrested in Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko’s Kanamai home in Kilifi, trying to bribe the governor to facilitate approval of the hotel which was under construction.