Why harass boda boda riders- Furious Martha Karua speaks.
Azimio la umoja deputy principal, Martha Karua has questioned on why people are being harrassed, yet they are conducting a peaceful protest.
Taking it to her social media, Karua faulted president Ruto for allowing boda boda riders who are fending for their daily bread to go through such.
She further stated that president Ruto has no right to suspend protests because Kenyans are exercising their rights.
She stated,”The illegitimate Ruto regime cannot suspend the right to peaceful procession and unleash a reign of terror on Kenyans.We must continue to resist until we restore our constitutional order.”
She also highlighted that the actions by the police proves that this regime is illegimate and does not hold Kenyans’ interest at heart.
She stated,”Why harass boda boda riders earning their daily bread in a battered economy?The actions of police today reveal that this illegitimate regime is scared of citizens.”
Her sentiments have received reactions from netizens;
Ongongo stated,”If President William Ruto will successfully contain today’s protest, I really doubt if there is another one that will be staged against him in the next 10 years, OR even more.”
Lawrence expressed,”I don’t think Kenyans can demonstrate peacefully. We still have lives and property to protect.”
Another tweep wrote,”Talking from the comfort of your house!!!! Are your children and grandchildren in the line up? I dare you.”
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