Today, the Machakos County Covid-19 Emergency Committee comprising of County and National Government officials and Elected Honourable members have made the following decisions:
1. No transit trucks/ lorries will be allowed to STOP in Machakos county. They can only stop to refuel and do it within 30 minutes. This is to reduce chances of infection to our people due to contravening of the curfew by drivers. This order takes effect from 5 am, Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020.
2. There will be no distribution of Alcohol and alcohol products in Machakos county from tomorrow, Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020 until end of May, 2020.
This order will be reviewed depending on the compliance by bar owners and Wananchi to current laws and regulations. Vehicles found ferrying alcohol supplies will be impounded if found to be contravening this order.
Dr. Alfred N. MUTUA, EGH
Governor of Machakos & Party Leader of Maendeleo Chap Chap.
April 21, 2020