Man thrown from moving matatu dies; advocates for peaceful conflict resolution between conductors and customers.
According to a tweet by user @Mrseurwer, a man who was thrown out of a moving matatu (public transport vehicle) has unfortunately passed away. The incident highlights the urgent need for conductors to learn how to handle customers without resorting to violence. The tweet also includes a disturbing image of the incident.
Matatu violence is sadly not uncommon in Kenya, with reports of passengers and conductors being physically assaulted, and even killed. This incident serves as a reminder of the urgent need for reforms within the matatu industry, perhaps through stricter regulations and enforcement of conduct codes. It’s tragic that it often takes a loss of life for such issues to be highlighted, but hopefully, this will prompt action to prevent similar incidents from happening in the future.
The tweet was published on March 16, 2023, and calls for attention and action to be taken immediately. It’s crucial that authorities take action to prevent such incidents from happening in the future and ensure the safety and security of all commuters. We must demand accountability and justice for the victim and work towards creating a safer and more respectful society for all.
Source : @Mrseurwer
So this man who was thrown away from a moving matatu has passed away,conductors really need to learn a polite way of solving issues with customers instead of violence!
So this man who was thrown away from a moving matatu has passed away,conductors really need to learn a polite way of solving issues with customers instead of violence! pic.twitter.com/QH1wgeeigx
— sewer (@Mrseurwer) March 16, 2023