Somaliland: No More Right Hand Drive Buses


By: A. A Jama

HARGEISA (Somalilandsun) – The deputy minister of ministry of housing and public works Hon. Ali Abdi Isaq has officially stopped import of buses with right hand drive.

The deputy minister of housing and public works Hon. Ali Abdi said that earlier the ministry has told the buses owners to change the door the right to the left. The Deputy Minister also told the ministries of finance, commerce, and trade to work with them in order to reduce accidents and also to reduce the important business in the country.

The deputy minister said these buses with right hand drive have causes accidents in the country and it has killed many people.

Mostly buses stop in the middle of the road when their customers which causes accidents at the roads.