Nyanza Regional Commisioner Magu N. Mutindika has banned the use of school,institutions and church buses ferrying people going to funerals and weddings within Nyanza Region.
In a notice, the commissioner argues that ban is to help in reducing the number of Covid-19 cases within Nyanza that has recorded high number of Covid 19 cases.
“Due to Covid-19 case load in the Region, it has been decided that no school bus or institution buses will be allowed to ferry people for either funeral or wedding within Nyanza Region,”the notice reads.
The police have been directed to impound any school bus found contravening the directives.
“You should ensure that the directive is implemented fully until advised otherwise,” Magu added