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Nairobi Residents Flee The City After Uhuru Opens Borders

Residents of Nairobi City have rushed to country bus and other public service vehicle transport companies to book tickets to flee from the City to rural areas, immediately after the President's announcement of lifting the lockdown within the counties of Nairobi, Machakos, Kiambu, Kajiado and Nakuru.

Barely two hours after President Uhuru Kenyatta's announcement of lifting the cessation of movements between the counties of Nairobi, Machakos, Kiambu, Kajiado and Nakuru, the residents of Nairobi have immediately started their journeys towards the rural areas.

In a video shared by kenyans.co.ke, there a long traffic already which is being witnessed in the main highways from Nairobi City. Example, there's a vehicle snarl up along Nakuru Nairobi-Narok highway at Mai Mahiu.

Earlier on, Nairobians have also been spotted celebrating in the city streets immediately after the President's announcement, of lifting the cessation of movements in the five as well as extension of curfew hours from 8 pm to 10 pm in the the night.

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