The government deployed heavily armed ANTI-RIOT POLICE ARMED to ensure business enterprise belonging to Governor Hassan Joho remains closed despite a court order. Business in the Auto Port Freight Terminals Mombasa remained paralysed, more than two thousands employees of the company remain jobless as Jubilee moves to punish the ODM deputy party leader and Raila’s strongman in Coast region.
The armed polices police guarding the premises confirmed they were only following ‘orders from above’ that CFC freight company should remain closed indefinitely- Khalid Ali Joho told local reporters.
Several businessmen who were clearing their goods are currently stranded and faulted government’s intentions for closing down the company abruptly without following due procedure and even appropriate notice, some of the businessmen have threatened to go to court to sue KRA for playing politics with their businesses
Local leaders have condemned the selective application of the law terming it economic sabotage of the region.