Wajir government orders donkeys to wear nappies
30 May 2016, 19:06
– Wajir government officials on Monday issued a nappy notice saying that all
donkeys are banned from entering the town unless they wear a nappy.
to theBBC the notice was given in order to preserve the new laid tarmac road.
official letter stated that donkey owners should avoid the poop becoming a
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to BBC journalist, Abdullahi Yusuf Osman owners have already taken to social
media handing out tips on how to avoid the spread of feaces.
is not the first time such an order has been issued where in 2007 a similar ban
was declared in Limuru however it was never implemented.
donkey owners in Wajir are complying with the order.
Star reported that there are over 1.8 million donkey in Kenya and while they
contribute significantly towards the economy they are becoming an environmental