VIDEO:Drama as Larry Madowo, Boniface Mwangi block MP driving on the wrong side


The Toyota Land Cruiser of Mwingi West MP Bernard Kitungi, which was blocked for driving on the wrong side of the road, December 7, 2017. /COURTESY

Details of the Land cruiser that was blocked along Parliament road cruising on the wrong side have emerged.

According to information circulated by NTSA, the Toyota Land Cruiser Amazon model belongs to Mwingi West MP Bernard Kitungi.

The vehicle was on Wednesday morning blocked by NTV reporter Larry Madowo and activist Boniface Mwangi along Parliament road as he was driving on the wrong side.

It is not clear if the MP was driving the vehicle at the time the incident took place.

A viral video shows the Land Cruiser reversing to pave way for oncoming vehicles after a two minute stand off.

Mwangi can be heard ordering the driver to respect the law and reverse.

It is also said that an ambulance blaring its siren blocked the road, forcing the Land Cruiser to reverse and join the heavy traffic.

Madowo said: “Apparently, blocking the politician was not enough to stop him from flouting traffic rules as he proceeded to use the wrong side of the road after Larry drove off”.

The actions elicited mixed reactions from social media platforms with some lauding him for his courage and for standing up against bad behavior

@masherem said, LarryMadowo good job Larry I see I’m not the only one that plays at spoil there big man moment..

@ColloTheBoy said, “@LarryMadowo well done Larry! Kenyans should learn to observe such simple rules….Tuacha kuchukulia kila kitu kawaida”

While Consumer Federation said, “LarryMadowo That is what consumer protection is about. Great move.”

@benmwas said,”Taking action to affect the change we’d like to see in society is hard. Not everyone musters the courage to do what you did.”

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