Patrick Gathara

Patrick Gathara

Patrick Gathara is a Nairobi-based writer and award-winning political cartoonist.

Kenyans board matatus in Nairobi, Kenya.

Once Again, a Ban on Matatus in the Nairobi City Center Has Failed

This month, Nairobi tried to ban matatus from the city center. As the privately owned buses are many Kenyans’ only travel option, the ban lasted only a day.