Traders dare police as they storm Mombasa’s Kongowea market

What you need to know:

  • The county’s emergency response team on Covid-19 closed the market for a period of 30 days.
  • Some of the traders said this is a move aimed at denying them their daily bread.
  • Deputy Director of Traffic Ibrahim Basafar said action will be taken.

Defiant traders on Monday morning forced their way into Mombasa’s Kongowea market to deliver fresh farm produce despite its closure a fortnight ago.

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