Nairobi City County has suspended three officers linked to different incidences of harassment of traders, motorists and business owners.
In a statement by acting County Head of Public Service Patrick Analo, the decision was reached at after investigations into recent investigations were done.
Those suspended from their duties are Security and Compliance Chief Officer, Tony Kimani, Director of City Inspectorate, Benjamin Omondi and Assistant Director Operations, Carol Njuguna.
Kimani’s position will be taken by Ms Eva Wairiuko while Omondi will be replaced by William Kangogo, both in an acting capacity.
The county has also announced the changes take effect immediately.
The changes come days after pictures of a minor who was allegedly harassed by county law enforcement officers emerged online, sparking a public uproar.