Shauri Moyo Residents demand justice after private contractor grabbed land in the area
Residents of Shauri Moyo estate in Nairobi are calling for justice after a private contractor grabbed a portion of land in the area.
According to the residents, the contested land is located at Waylife area.
Speaking to Ghetto Radio the residents say the area is public land that youth in the area have been using to do their small businesses.
They argue that if the private contractor is allowed to continue building, then most of them will be rendered jobless.
“This guy came from Kiambu to grab our land yet it has been public land for ages and the youth have been using it as a car wash area. This guy has built on the roadside and we would like our area MP Yusf Hassan and the Ministry of lands to intervene.” Said a resident
The residents further added that there has been a trend of land grabbing in the area and they are calling on relevant authorities to investigate.