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Sonko renames Ngara Ring Road to Dr. Geoffrey Griffin in honour of Starehe School founder - 8 months ago, 21 July 18:16

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Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has renamed Ngara Ring Road to Dr Geoffrey William Griffin Road in honour of the Founding Director of Starehe Boys Centre.

Griffin, who founded the school in 1959 with the help of the late Geoffrey Gatama Geturo and Joseph Kamiru Gikubu, died in June 2005 after battling colon cancer for about one year.

Sonko made the announcement during the 59th Founders’ Day Celebration at Starehe Boys Centre.

“I wish to let you know that the Nairobi City County Government has passed a motion in the County Assembly to rename Ngara Ring Road to Dr Geoffrey William Griffin Road. This will be done with immediate effect,” he said.

The ceremony was attended by British High Commissioner Nic Hailey, Starehe Boys Centre Director Josphat Mwaura and several MPs among them Celeb Amisi MP of Saboti constituency.

Sonko celebrated Dr. Griffin as a man whose wisdom and ambition in establishing the institution impacted positively ...
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