Tag Archives: Nairobi

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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Somali Refugees Need To Leave Kenya: President Uhuru Kenyatta

Nairobi – Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta stamped Friday the Somali refugees need to leave the country as the issue has resulted in making the natural resources scarce in the areas they have inhibited and threat of conflict has also been accelerated. Kenyatta was speaking on the occassion when delegates from across the world for the United Nationals Environment Assembly (UNEA-2) ...

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Pope Francis Wraps Africa Visit Untouching Several Issues Including Gay, Lesbian

The first visit of Pope Francis to Africa is much appreciable and especially from the ordinary people. In the first leg of his five-day, three-nation tour he traveled in a simple Honda from airport in Kenyan capital Nairobi. He visited the slum and urged the country to provide education and job to people. He expressed sympathy for the younger generation ...

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