Kisumu Governor Anyang’ Nyong’o has suspended bodaboda operations across the Milimani and Tom Mboya areas within the county.
In an announcement, the governor cited elevated instances of theft with violence with a current case reported this week.
“The town administration has famous with issues rising instances of robberies with violence in Milimani and Tom Mboya estates the place residents have complained of being mugged and their telephones snatched by individuals driving on bodaboda. In view of the above and with the intention to improve safety, the administration has suspended all bodaboda operations in Milimani with quick impact,” a part of the assertion learn.
On the similar time, the county boss rendered all bodaboda sheds inside these areas unlawful and suggested riders to seek out alternate options.
“Any rider who needs to function within the space is suggested to make prior preparations with the shopper to keep away from getting in hassle with the legislation. Take additional discover that every one bodaboda sheds inside the Milimani space are actually rendered unlawful and people working in these sheds ought to search for different areas.” the assertion additional reads.
STATUTORY NOTICE: SUSPENSION OF BODABODA OPERATIONS IN MILIMANI AREA pic.twitter.com/hHW96BmDbr
— Gov. Anyang’ Nyong’o (@AnyangNyongo) March 3, 2023