The National Housing Corporation (NHC) has announced the construction of twenty thousand housing units in Changamwe, Mombasa, to address the current housing shortage in the coastal region.
The State Department for Housing and Urban Development Administration Secretary Hiram Kahiro stated that the the move will not only address the housing … Read More
Police have announced the closure of major roads in the city center to enhance the operations of a major youth summit at the Kenyatta International Convention Center (KICC).
According to Nairobi police boss Adamson Bungei, Parliament Road, City Hall Way, Taifa Road and Harambee Avenue will be closed for the … Read More
Two members of the parliament from the Mount Kenya region have raised concerns over the delay in the completion of the Mau Mau link road.
Kangema MP Peter Kihungi and his Juja counterpart George Koimburi on Sunday called upon the national treasury to release funds for the completion of the … Read More
The Kenya National Highway Authority has advised caution on Madongo-Garissa road after floods cut off a section of the transport corridor following “a major washout”.
In an advisory issued on Sunday, KeNHA said the affected section lies between Tana River Bridge and Madogo town.
The agency said the washout affected … Read More
The recent heavy rains being experienced in the country have exposed the poor quality of work that was undertaken during the renovation of terminals at JKIA, Kenya’s most important gateway.
The Deputy President lamented the state of JKIA renovations, a project that was executed at considerable cost, is now tarnishing … Read More
Kenya’s first smartphone assembly plant has been opened at Athi River in Machakos to produce affordable gadgets for Kenyans.
The phones will be manufactured at East Africa Device Assembly Kenya Limited (EADAK), a joint venture of local mobile network operators and international device manufacturers.
The devices, which will be available … Read More
Bamburi Cement Plc has kicked off a regional construction sector thought leadership series to rally the sector towards decarbonisation.
The firm will engage designers, engineers, developers, contractors, materials manufacturers, and industry bodies in Mombasa, Kisumu, and Nairobi on how to transition towards a low-carbon pathway.
The built environment accounts for … Read More
Kericho Women Representative Beatrice Kemei is sponsoring a motion in the National Assembly to compel the national government to build proper access roads on all roadside markets in the country.
Lack of proper access roads, the MP says, forces buyers and traders to encroach on roadsides, exposing them to dangers … Read More
The Thwake Dam’s completion date has been moved by the government of Kenya as it has once again for the third time pushed back the date of completion of the Sh82 billion construction project which is yet to be completed on the border of Kitui County and Makueni County. This … Read More
Kenya will construct a Sh1.2 billion International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) office block at the United Nations Headquarters, Gigiri within the next three years, Transport Principal Secretary Mohamed Daghar has announced.
Daghar said Monday that the move is part of Kenya’s efforts to support ICAO’s aviation security and facilitation program.… Read More
President William Ruto said the two countries are pursuing joint infrastructure projects to enhance regional integration and boost trade.
Kenya, he added, is keen on implementing the infrastructural projects under the Lamu Port-South Sudan-Ethiopia-Transport Corridor project (LAPSSET).
This, he explained, will enhance connectivity, further integration and boost intra-regional trade for … Read More
Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua says roads that stalled in the Rift Valley because of bad politics will be revived as earlier planned.
Speaking on Tuesday evening in Eldoret town when he launched the tarmacking of National Oil- Reale Hospital-Sports Club-Bishop Muge Link Road and Junction in the town, the DP … Read More
A team from the Ethiopian government will visit Kenya to learn about Kenya’s transport and logistics sectors.
The delegation, which will be led by Ethiopia’s Minister of Transport and Logistics Alemu Sime, will tour Lamu Port (LAPSSET corridor), Mombasa Port, Busia One Stop Border Post, Kisumu Port, and Inland Container … Read More
The government through the National Drought Management Authority has excavated and fenced Kwa Andu a Kiome dam, constructed a water kiosk, livestock trough, sanitation facilities, and training at a total cost of Ksh 6.3M.
Speaking during the launch on Wednesday, Cabinet Secretary for the East African Community, Arid and Semi-Arid … Read More
Working with partners, President William Ruto said, the Government is keen on transforming the port to be globally competitive. He said reforms at the port are crucial for the country’s prosperity.
“The productivity of this Port is directly linked to the state of our economy, improving efficiency will help us … Read More