[PHOTOS] Parents, students in last-minute shopping as schools re-open

Bus fares hiked with matatu operators attributing it to the sudden increase in travellers.

In Summary

•As is the norm, parents and guardians have been in a rush to get their children to their different schools.

•Streets and bus termini were crowded and bus fares hiked as matatu operators attribute it to the sudden increase in travellers.

Parents and learners at Tea Room bus terminus on April 26, 2022.
Parents and learners at Tea Room bus terminus on April 26, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI

It's back to school for students as they return for their first term of the 2022 calendar.

As it is the norm, parents and guardians have been in a rush to get their children back to school.

Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI

Streets and bus termini were crowded and bus fares hiked. Matatu operators attributed it to the sudden increase in travellers.

They also pointed out that the current high cost of fuel, as well as the high cost of living, leaves them with no other choice but to hike the prices.

Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar.
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Learner purchase stationery from a hawker in Nairobi OTC on April 26, 2022.
Learner purchase stationery from a hawker in Nairobi OTC on April 26, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Learners and parents wait for the means of transport at Afya Centre Nairobi on April 26, 2022.
Learners and parents wait for the means of transport at Afya Centre Nairobi on April 26, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
learners along Haile Selassie as schools reopen for their first term on April 26, 2022.
learners along Haile Selassie as schools reopen for their first term on April 26, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Crowded streets and bus termini as both primary and secondary schools reopen for their first term 2022 education calendar April 26, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI