Sonko dispatched his team to rescue Risper Ongwena who according to reports had spent the whole festive season in police custody.
Police officers could not however immediately release the granny even after the DPP had ordered her release and Sonko’s team had paid Ksh. 5,000 bail cash that was required saying the prosecution had note yet received a confirmation of release documents of the granny.
The granny was however released five hours later and was immediately taken to hospital for check up.
Sonko’s rescue team also arrived with a bag of goodies for the old woman who had spent the entire festive season in police cells.