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SHISIA WINNIE: Boda boda riders are victims of extremism by politicians

They have however mastered that art of luring them into getting their support to satisfy their political ambitions

In Summary

•This, they achieve by offering them goodies which include money and other lucrative deals, especially during the election period.

•We are about seven months away from the general elections, a critical time where most young lives are lost while others lose a sense of direction in life.

For a long time, boda boda operators have been the primary target and victims of radicalisation and extremism by politicians.

A big percentage of youths in Kenya operate as boda boda riders as ...