Picture : Addis Fortune by way of EBCborkenaJuly 22, 2020 Motorbikes with plate numbers from regional states are banned to function within the capital Addis Ababa. It’s the metropolis’s transport workplace that launched the brand new laws in what it mentioned is a transfer to reverse the rising crime charge within the capital, as reported by Ethiopian Broadcasting Company (EBC). Sitotaw Akale, the town’s transport workplace head, is cited as saying that motorbikes with plate numbers from areas have turn out to be a problem within the rising crime charge within the metropolis and site visitors congestion. The brand new regulation is efficient as of July 22, 2020. “From now on, if these motorbikes are operating in Addis Ababa they will be held accountable,” mentioned Mr. Sitotaw. Because of a measure which was taken on the a part of the town administration since final yr the variety of motorbikes within the metropolis is diminished to 3600 (from 15,000) that are licensed. The Metropolis additionally mentioned that it has no intention to concern any extra licenses to motorbikes within the capital Addis Ababa. Be a part of the dialog. Like borkena on Fb and get Ethiopian Information updates repeatedly. As properly, you could get Ethiopia Information by following us on twitter @zborkenaThe publish Ethiopia introduces new motorbikes restriction to fight crime appeared first on Borkena Ethiopian Information.