The Star (Nairobi)

Kenya: Millions Spent in Repairs of Roads Due to Vandalism

At least sh1.2 million is spent in a month on Mombasa road alone on patrols and repair of vandalized facilities. The government is seeking a contract to maintain the Thika superhighway following vandalism that has cost tax payers millions in repairs. Secretary Micheal Kamau says they are banking on amendments to the scrap metal Act.

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