Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero has followed suite as his Machakos counterpart Governor Alfred Mutua and banned Gor Mahia and AFC leopards from playing in the city. The ban comes after the chaos that erupted during a match between the two teams as the played on Sunday at the Nyayo National Stadium.
The much anticipated football match popularly referred to as the Mashemeji Derby, turned chaotic after the fans went on rampage and destroyed property worth millions of shillings causing the match to be cancelled.
The Gor fans are reported to have earlier on torched a van belonging to the Nairobi City Council in the CBD . This being one of the contributing factors of the ban.
This will be the second ban for Gor Mahia team,which had previously been banned from playing at Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos by Governor Mutua after they destroyed property worth millions of shillings after losing a game.