Police are investigating a syndicate ruling jobless youth into buying motorcycles on credit only to be robbed of the same and the boda bodas smuggled into the neighbouring Ethiopia. A report by Citizen TV on Saturday, October 2, indicated that over 400 motorcycles with an estimated value of Ksh60 million have been stolen and sold into the neighbouring country.
A section of Busia county residents have come out to demand immediate transfer of the county police commander Mr. John Nyoike. Led by Busia county bodaboda operators’ chairperson Eric Makokha, the residents have accused Nyoike (pictured) for failing to tame crimes in the county which they observed are increasing at an alarming rate, “Criminals have been let loose in the county. Crimes are being committed in all corners of the county but the police officers are doing nothing because their boss is incompetent,”
A motorbike involved in the accident A forty two year old bodaboda operator who snatched a woman from another man in Busia county has perished in a road accident alongside the woman. John Okumu, a resident of Mungatsi village in Nambale sub county, Busia county, had taken the woman identified as Hellen Nekesa to a lodging at Adungos market before they were involved in a road accident at Alupe area, some five kilometers from Busia town as they were going back. According to Busia county bodaboda operators cha