Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Voting

KR to suspend Madaraka Express operations during the elections

Kenya Railways has announced that there will be no train services between Nairobi and Mombasa on 8th of next month to allow Madaraka Express staff to exercise their democratic right of voting. According to...
Traffic

Kenya’s capital city records worst traffic in Africa and in top five in the...

According to User data aggregator website Numbeo, in Nairobi it takes 62 minutes on average to commute from residential areas to the city centre. However, Nairobi’s traffic produces less CO2 emission compared to most countries...

East Africa showcase her energy potential

Kenya is hosting the first oil, gas and mines forum, an event that features a two day conference and associated three day exhibition at the Kenyatta international convention centre (KICC).  Suleiman al Harthy is the...
ballots

IEBC says the first batch of presidential ballots to arrive on Monday

The Dubai-based firm Al Ghurair Printing and Publishing LCC completed printing presidential ballot papers for the August 8 General Election Thursday night. According to IEBC Commissioner Roselyn Akombe who spoke to the media in Dubai...
stops

KR introduces more stops for Madaraka express

Effective from August 1, Madaraka Express now makes stops at Voi, Mtito Andei. The inter-city train services are available once a day. “Passenger demand on the train have risen making it necessary to have a...
coal

Firm awarded licence to drill natural gas in Kenya

Zarara Oil & Gas Ltd will start drilling two wells of natural gas after Kenya’s National Environment Management Authority (Nema) approved environmental licences for well sinking on Pate Island off the coast in Lamu. This...
LOST

Matatu owners in Nairobi lost over Sh100 million due to poll jitters – MOA

“Given that each Matatu makes about Sh8,000 in gross income per day, the amount of money that operators have lost due to poll jitters could be well over Sh100 million,” says Simon Kimutai the...

TRANSHIPMENT A KEY GROWTH STRATEGY FOR MOMBASA – LAMU PORTS IN AFRICA REGION

Transhipment is the act of off-loading a container from one ship (generally at a hub port) and loading it onto another ship to be further carried to the final port of discharge. It is...
DHL enters strategic partnership with Ambatovy in Madagascar

DHL enters strategic partnership with Ambatovy in Madagascar

DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist within Deutsche Post DHL Group, has entered into an initial three-year Global Freight Forwarding agreement with Ambatovy. Ambatovy is a joint venture between Sherritt International...
construction

Govt. to start constructing new Nairobi-Mombasa high-way in 2018

Kenya National Highways Authority(KENHA) signed an agreement with US-Based construction firm, Bechtel International to kick of construction of a new high-speed express highway from country’s capital (Nairobi) to the coastal city in 2018.  The 473...
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