God forbid but if that matatu was to be involved in an accident then the story could have made headlines across the globe.
National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) officers were taken aback when they stopped a matatu on a highway ferrying pupils to an unknown destination.
Teachers who were in charge of the pupil had told NTSA officers that the bus was only carrying 60 pupils but headcount showed the number was twice what the teachers claimed.
NTSA officers counted 133 pupils and 7 teachers when they carried out the headcount. How on heaven earth did 140 people fit in the 41-seater matatu? Watch the video below: