Kenyan Hotel Endangering UN Offices, U.S. Embassy Demolished
The brand-new, multi-million-shilling Grand Manor Hotel owned by businessman Praful Kumar has been left in a pile of rubble as San the excavator brought down the building. The controversy surrounding the hotel hit headlines in August after Kumar was arrested by anti-corruption detectives in Kilifi on claims that that he intended to bribe Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko not to demolish the property.
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