Photo Courtesy; A Matatu popularly known as Nganya. Matatu culture it is! Unlike other towns and cities in the country, Nairobi is conspicuous in its public transport system. The road transport within the city is full of art and decors. The Nairobi matatu popularly known as Nganyas are a darling to many.
Road safety is considered to be one of the crucial thing for our day to day lives. Motorists and pedestrians are always urged to be careful while using the roads, not to incur any inconveniences or injuries. Once In a while we have got to experience some rogue drivers who intimidately try to breach the road rules thus leading to accidents.
If you are just starting in the matatu industry, it is advisable to make your moves wisely and have enough backup money that can purchase an entire engine. This is because the industry is filled with a lot of challenges and requires someone ready to persevere and tackle the challenges.
Motorists along Waiyaki way have been forced to wait for over 40 minutes in traffic after irate Matatu Operators blocked the road. Sources indicate that Chaos have erupted after the said operators blocked the main entrance to the express way. Police officers have been sent to the scene where chaos have erupted forcing them to lobby Tear gas to disperse the irate crowd.
Deputy President Dr. William Samoei Ruto on Sunday toured Kapreset Constituency in Uansin Gishu county where he attended a church service in Langas. DP Ruto later address a political rally together with his loyal allies where he popularized his bottom-up economic model to residents. While addressing a congregation of faithfuls at Presbyterian Church of East Africa.
When the KCPE results were announced in 2010,I was happy that i attained the marks that I had always wished to get.For this reason,I was sure i was going to land a good school at the Capital I had chosen,and that's what exactly happened.
As the overall political decision draws near, the race for the Statehouse becomes fascinating and fun, it is either William Ruto, the head of the Kenya Kwanza party, or Raila Odinga, the head of the Azimio la Umoja party, who will win the forthcoming races in August.
Deputy President Dr. William Samoei Ruto is one of the Politicians who is willing to give and help where Necessary. According to William Ruto sentiment, he once revealed that he clearly understands the language of the Poor people. William Ruto together with his Kenya Kwanza Political Brigade stormed Embu for a Political Campaign.
The 14 seater matatu that rammed into a truck along the Nakuru Nairobi highway (Photo Courtesy) The Nairobi Nakuru highway has always been a black spot where grisly road carnages usually happen that claim the lives of innocent Kenyans due to reckless driving. According to reliable Sikika Road Safety news, a 14 seater passenger service vehicle with passengers on board crashed into a truck along the Nakuru Nairobi highway.
Matatu Strike on Waiyaki Way is Cleared as Police Push Away Matatus Parked in the Middle of The Road
The Nairobi Expressway is one of the greatest infrastructural technological marvels that the country has seen although paying a hefty price for it, Matatu operators are complaining of the way it has been constructed. Picture courtesy. Image from the scene. Matatu operators plying the Westlands route have complained of they were left with no room for them to park their vehicles or pick passengers when the Expressway passed through Westlands in Nairobi County.
Accidents on the Kenyan highways have been on the rise in the recent past with the government urging motorists to always be careful on the roads as these incidents have claimed many lives. Picture courtesy. Image from the scene. Just yesterday, a Mololine Matatu headed to Nairobi rammed into a truck on the Eldoret to Nakuru Highway killing three on the spot with the NTSA placing the figures of those killed since January on the roads at a little over 1500 people.
Matatu operators have been engaging the police in running battles after blocking a section of Waiyaki at Westlands near Naivas Mall since around 6am today. Photo Courtesy;Image from the scene. The demonstrating matatu operators have been staging protest over removal of a bus stage by Kenya National Highways Authority, KeNHA on the busy road.
Photo courtesy Matatu driver has reporteldy died on the spot after a terrible deadly collision involving his 14 Seater matatu and a truck that occurred this afternoon along Eldoret highway. Cases of road accidents across different counties in Kenya have been shooting up at a higher rate where majority of them claiming lives of Kenyans.
Few months ago, the National Transport and Safety Authority revealed speeding and overtaking carelessly was the cause of major road accidents. Three people have lost their lives, several others injured in a road accident that occurred at Tumbuni area near Sultan Hamud. The incident involved a 14-seater matatu bound for Nairobi and a truck that was heading towards Mombasa.
Kenyans have witnessed a very sad incident along Nakuru Nairobi highway where a very nasty road account has occurred killing three people. This accident has been reported a few hours ago. This accident involved a Matatu vehicle and a lorry that was turning near a petrol station. Photo courtesy, used for evidence.
Deputy President William Ruto's running mate, Mathira MP Rigathi Gachagua, on Thursday left Nakuru residents in stitches during Kenya Kwanza Alliance's Economic Forum after he responded to proposals made by Matutu owners. One of the Matatu owners representative said that their sector would like the next government to take back matatu stages within Nakuru Town, after incumbent governor Lee Kinyanjui took them at the outskirts of the town.
Nairobi matatu operators have held demonstrations protesting the removal of a bus stop at the Westlands round about by the Kenya National Highway Authority. Police have had a hard time trying to disperse the matatu crew on Waiyaki Way. The protest led to a major traffic snarl-up on Waiyaki way today morning after a section of matatu operators blocked the road.
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Matatu drivers have been labeled as the most rogue members of the public, and have been tied to a variety of deplorable and antiquated practices. They never seem to draw anyone from the regular passers-by. Because they always portray hilarious personas and behave rudely to whoever appears to approach them, the position has been considered as a job for dropouts, unlearned, and drug users.
On Saturday, May 14, Kisumu City Planner Judy Bala informed to the media that all cars from Nairobi would use the Kachok flyover instead of the Kisumu Boys roundabout. She said the relocation will help traffic flow for the international event from May 17 to 22. Pedestrians and buses on Moi Avenue in Nairobi.