BUDGET 2022/23

[PHOTOS] Roads closed as security heightened at Parliament

Citizens availed themselves to witness the budget proceedings

In Summary

•No vehicles or motorcycles were allowed to access some roads.

•Citizens availed themselves to witness the budget proceeding

Road blocks mounted on roads heading parliament buildings for safety measures as the Treasury CS Ukur Yattani reads the 2022/2023 financial year budget on Thursday 7th April 2022
Road blocks mounted on roads heading parliament buildings for safety measures as the Treasury CS Ukur Yattani reads the 2022/2023 financial year budget on Thursday 7th April 2022
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI

Treasury CS Ukur Yatani was escorted by a three-vehicle motorcade heavily guarded by a heavy contingent of police officers armed with guns.

Citizens along Harambee Avenue near Treasury Building
Citizens along Harambee Avenue near Treasury Building
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI

Some citizens showed up to witness the budget proceedings from afar.

The 4 corners of the parliament building were heavily guarded as roadblocks were mounted on roads heading to the buildings for safety measures.

Road blocks mounted on roads heading parliament buildings for safety measures as the Treasury CS Ukur Yattani reads the 2022/2023 financial year budget on Thursday 7th April
Road blocks mounted on roads heading parliament buildings for safety measures as the Treasury CS Ukur Yattani reads the 2022/2023 financial year budget on Thursday 7th April
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Police deployed at Parliament ahead of budget reading on April 7, 2022.
Police deployed at Parliament ahead of budget reading on April 7, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI

No vehicles or motorcycles were allowed to access Parliament Road, City Hall and Harambee Highway.

Uhuru Highway remained open for access although the Parliament building was under heavy guard.

Some citizens avail themselves to witness the budget proceedings at Treasury Building
Some citizens avail themselves to witness the budget proceedings at Treasury Building
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI