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Boon for private motorists ferrying passengers on night-travel

13 days ago, 15:56

By: James Kariuki

The night-travel ban for buses has turned into a boon for 7-seater private vehicles now operating illegal commuter services between major towns at exorbitant fares. A survey within Nairobi’s key matatu termini indicates the vehicles have taken advantage of the ban to charge high fares with touts calling for passengers at the traditional bus termini. Despite the high cost, passengers hailed the vans saying they provided a crucial service to Nairobi workers stuck upcountry. The Nairobi-Nakuru rout ...
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Boon for private motorists ferrying passengers on night-travel

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