The Matatu culture has now become a ‘tourist attraction.’
I mean most foreigners when asked what they love about Nairobi, respond that the beasts they see on the busy Nairobi roads; our beautiful matatus are it.
It is evident that most businessmen have invested in matatus, and the Rongai route has led when it comes to producing fancy, beautiful, expensive and quality matatus: they have the trendiest rides in Kenya.
The music, the comfortable seats and the graffiti designs are what makes Kenyan matatus all the rage.
To add to all this, some matatus have gone ahead to create V.I.P spaces where those passengers who feel like they are ‘Waheshimiwa’ can sit and pay more.
Coolio Langalanga, Usenge, Karombu, Ennus And 11th Hour…These Are Some Of The Funniest Names Of Kenyan Matatu Saccos (Full List Inside)
Well, here are some of the best and latest Rongai matatus and their names: