Why World leaders got a bus to the Queen’s Funeral

Twitter was a blaze yesterday after a photo from London surfaced showing World leaders in a bus on their way to attend the Queen’s funeral.

Kenyans on twitter were particularly enthused after it seemed that only African presidents were being ferried by bus to the Queens funeral. The tweets escalated after it was made apparent that the US president Joe Biden was allowed to use his full armored limousine dabbed “The Beast”

However, The Telegraph reported that World Leaders who attended the Queen’s state funeral at Westminster Abbey on Monday were ordered to travel together by bus. In a statement The Telegraph report read;

“Global leaders are being ordered to give up their diplomatic cars and, instead, share transport with their fellow Presidents and Prime Ministers as part of plans organised Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) to enable safe travel to the funeral.”

Dr. Miguna Miguna, went on to corroborate this on twitter stating that, “There is nothing wrong with African presidents and prime ministers taking buses to the funeral of a colonial and racist monarch. It is the right thing to do. Good for tax-payers. Excellent for the environment. And some antidote lesson against obscene opulence.” 

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