Matatu ban ‘is to keep Kenyans fit’

The governor of Nairobi has claimed that a ban on public minibuses in the city centre is intended to keep city workers fit.

Mike Sonko said in a press conference that many people don’t go to the gym and:

“we want our people to exercise”

A ban on public minibuses – known as matatus in Kenya – from entering the central business district started yesterday.

First Published 03.11.18: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/live/world-africa-46418786

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