[PHOTOS] Mombasa mayhem as curfew takes effect

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•Mombasa witnessed chaos as residents were beaten by police as they hurried to get on to the ferry before the 6pm deadline.

Mombasa residents bundled up amid the curfew coming into effect on Friday, March 27, 2020.
Mombasa residents bundled up amid the curfew coming into effect on Friday, March 27, 2020.
Image: JOHN CHESOLI

Chaos marked the first day of the implementation of the nationwide curfew to curb spread of Covid-19 on Friday.

Mombasa witnessed chaos as residents were beaten by police as they hurried to get on to the ferry before the 6pm deadline.