Nairobi Gubernatorial aspirant Agnes Kagure has boosted Motor Bike Riders by giving a donation of 1 Million in total.
The one Million has been divided into sh.200,000 going towards Boda Members welfare and the remaining sh.800,000 going towards Boda Boda Riders Sacco as well to help kick start insurance payments and savings.
Speaking at same Event Ken Onyango Excutive and Boda Boda Chairman Nairobi called upon Aspirants and National Government to work out a formula to weed out criminals who have taken over the Boda Business terrorist innocent Kenyans.
Kagure has called upon the bodabodas to remain disciplined, hard working and to ensure proper insurance cover for both the rider and customer donating 800,000 to kick start safeness among the riders.
“Boba Boda business employees thousands of youth and older person as well few Women are into business too hence safety is key,” said Kagure.
“I do visits India and it has millions of Boda Boda Riders but they are discipline ,behave well on road, have insurance cover and do business carefuly. In Nairobi and Kenya at large, we must work out proper policy to protect our riders . The riders need to be protected from harassment by police, City Council askaris,” added Kagure.
Earlier Boda Boda officials and riders meeting at yet to be opened Green Park Bus terminus joint hands to condemed acts of hooliganism, bad behaviour that ones made the Government to crak the whip arresting thousands of Boda Boda Riders country it led to political call for National Government under Interior Mininstry to flex muscle but bring change to the sector,Starehe Member of Parliment Aspirant Amos Wago also grace the meeting addressed a political rally briefly.
Rwanda is a good example of a country who has developed policy work plan in reforming the Sector.
Kagure promised bench making to Rwanda,India and Iran a country where disable who survived accident are offered jobs to specific Companies employing person with Disability.
” My administration will work with all stakeholders to bring sanity not harrass arrest Boda Boda riders majority being family bread winners Governoe aspirant stressed,” she said.
She has hit ground running assuring Nairobians to brace for 2nd Women Nairobi Governor after Ann Kananu Sitting Governor who took over from Impeached Mike Sonko.