Boda boda logos to curb crime

Special Logos will be placed on all commuter motor cycles in Lugari Sub County to curb crime in the area.

According to the area police boss, Benedict Mwangagi, this shall enable stakeholders identify motorbike cyclers and report in case of a crime. Besides area of operation, the logo will also identify stages they operate from.

Mr. Mwangangi contended that this move will help to identify law breakers who have in the past used motorbikes to commit criminal acts in the Sub County.

Following this, he asked chairmen of boda boda to furnish his office with a register of all riders and their motorbike registration numbers.

Mr. Mwangangi, however, advised all of the operators to obtain driving licenses and an insurance covers noting that this would cover them in case of accidents.

Calling for team work among the operators, the police boss implored them to form Saccos from which they would get loans to invest in other income-generating activities.

Source: Kenya News Agency