Behind President Uhuru’s Team To Dismantle Cartels In Nairobi
President Uhuru Kenyatta has created the office of Nairobi Metropolitan Services to oversee all transferred functions from the county government of Nairobi to National government.
Nairobi Metropolitan Services will be headed by Major General Mohamed Abdallah Badi as Director General and he will be deputised by Onyango Momanyi.
The two have been tasked by President Uhuru Kenyatta to first dismantle cartels at Cityhall and that they should also identify all designated public land for proper disposal of garbage.
They have also been directed to improve water services, enhance delivery permits at planning department and to ensure that the City is clean.
‘‘This office will be headed Major General Mohamed Abdallah Badi who will take over as Director General and he will be deputised by Enosh Onyango Momanyi …I will first task them to dismantle the cartels that has hindered the development of this county,’’ he said.
Nairobi Metropolitan Services have been also tasked to construct two Matatu Termini at Parkroad Ngara and Desai Road to ease congestion at the Central Business District.
Other functions will include creation of pathways along Miundu Mbingu and Wabera Street.
On garbage collection menace, the president has directed Abdallah to first repair all county garbage trucks and ensure they function before contracting other companies to collect garbage.