Tag Archives: Nairobi

Hilton to open more hotels in Africa

hilton hotel africa

With the rise in middle class in some of the world’s fastest growing economies in Africa the Hilton Worldwide Holdings has lately planned increase its existence by adding more hotels, about double the strength, in the continent in next five years time. According to the company’s president and chief executive officer, Chris Nassetta, the target would be achieved mainly by ...

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Tanzanian Manufacturers Eyeing Kenyan Market

Tanzanian Manufacturers

Kenya’s market for industrial goods is growing at rapid speed and this is well known among the Tanzanian manufacturers. Eyes are now turned towards it as Kenyan got the income to purchase the items. Addressing to the media in Kenyan capital Nairobi the Tanzanian High Commissioner to Kenya, Pindi Chana, said the country has one of the fastest growing middle ...

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Kenya Launches Inter-Counties Madaraka Express From Nairobi

Kenya's Madaraka Express

Fares for traveling from Nairobi City to neighboring counties have become cheaper with the launch of inter-country train service Madaraka Express on Wednesday that will stop just at seven county stations. According to Railway Corporation the train service will stop at Athi River in Machakos County, Emali, Kibwezi, and Mtitl Andei in Makueni County, Voi in Taita Taveta, Miasenyi on ...

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Kenyatta Opens Rail Network From Nairobi To Mombasa

nairobi to mombasa

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta opened today the largest infrastructure project in the country in over fifty years with some help from Chinese friends. The first stage of a major railway connects capital Nairobi with Mombasa. With the help of Chinese investment and influence the project marks largest infrastructure since independence in 1964 from British colonialists. The railway track is 298 ...

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Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta Urges Nairobi Residents To Vote For Jubilee Candidate

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta accompanied by deputy William Ruto and other aspirants reached out to Nairobi residents to favor them for a second term in the re-election bid to enable his government complete the development agenda. Kenyatta urged the people to vote out Governor Evans Kidero who has failed the people and Jubilee has many qualified leaders for replacement. The ...

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Magufuli, Uhuru Launches Nairobi Southern Bypass Built With China’s Support

Tanzanian and Kenyan Presidents John Magufuli and Uhuru Kenyatta respectively launched Tuesday jointly a bypass in the south of Nairobi with most of the funding coming from China. Dubbed as Nairobi southern bypass, the China Road and Bridge Corporation carried out the work and 85 percent of the funding came from China’s Exim Bank. The China Road and Bridge Corporation ...

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Kenya Bans CORD Protests Citing Unconstitutional

Nairobi – Kenyan government has bannd Monday all types of protests by Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) citing properties have been destroyed, dozens of people were injured and two lives have been claimed. According to Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery, the consequences could be grave if the protests were allowed to continue. He said the demonstrators were armed with ...

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