, NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 26 – Police on Tuesday detained more than 200 Public Service Vehicles in the ongoing crackdown on traffic offenders in Nairobi.
During the operation, 983 traffic offences have been detected, with offenders set to appear in court on Wednesday.
Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet has directed all traffic officers to arrest all drivers and touts who are specifically not in uniform as required by law.
Passengers have also been asked to only board vehicles that drivers and their touts have adhered to the set traffic requirements.
The countrywide operation comes after the number of accidents increased claiming hundreds of lives.