Voters wary of increase in violent crimes in run-up to 2022 elections

Early last month, a video showing motorcycle taxi drivers assaulting a female motorist after she was involved in an accident with one of them, left many Kenyans seething with anger.

The video that went viral caught the eye of President Uhuru Kenyatta who said:  “I have ordered a crackdown on boda boda [operators]. There should never be a repeat of what we saw.”