Matatus will never operate again in Nairobi starting from next week on Wednesday.
A new county bylaw has ordered that the police, county government and NTSA will ensure and enforce this law.
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Some of the reactions from Nairobians were as below
#MatatuCBDBan robbery will now shoot, and hawking will be order of the day in the city. Nairobi City would turn to an open air market.
— Makarios W. Masakha (@maka_webo) September 15, 2017
#MatatuCBDBan is clever election game:
(1) Sonko bans matatus from CBD
(2) Matatus go on strike
(3) President asks Sonko to allow them back
— Joshua K. Njenga (@JKNjenga) September 15, 2017
private cars should be banned instead they are the cause of traffic by they are owned by the once doing the ban#MatatuCBDBan
— #loyaltywithkevote (@kevotetv) September 15, 2017
The most affected by #MatatuCBDBan are the most that elected Sonko. They thought the Governor will bend rules 4 them. Kidero will be missed
— Chris Rambo (@ChrisRambo_) September 15, 2017