The largest construction event in Kenya is back! The The Big 5 Construct Kenya is taking place from 5 – 7 November 2019 at KICC, Nairobi, Kenya. The official exhibition of Kenya’s National Construction Week includes the latest innovations in the construction industry that dedicated visitors like architects, contractors, engineers, …Read More
Kieni constituency to build level four hospital after securing funds from Ministry of health in Kenya.
Kenya’s Kieni constituency has secure fund for the construction of a level four hospital. The fund which is worth US$541k (Sh30 million) will help them have another existing level four hospital in the constituency.…Read More
Why are they going back to their old railways after their agreement and ambitious plans for East Africa’s Standard Gauge Railway network.
In August 2013 the Presidents of Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda signed a Tripartite Agreement; for the development and operation of a 1,500km-long joint Standard Gauge Rail (SGR) system; …Read More
First of 32 berths of Lamu port completed in Kenya with the second and third set for completion in december 2020.
Lamu port which is a transport and infrastructure project in Kenya has completed it first Berth. The port when completed will be Kenya second transport corridor. The first berth …Read More
The Big 5 Construct Kenya will return from 5 – 7 November at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC).
Backed by the National Construction Authority, the expo will host 220+ exhibitors making it the largest construction event in Kenya
Nairobi, Kenya, July 9 2019: The Big 5 Construct Kenya
President Uhuru Kenyatta unveils Bidco Industrial Park but can the manufacturing plants be maintained to achieve its 2022 goals?
The Bidco Industrial Park in Ruiru has been officially unveiled by President Uhuru Kenyatta. During the ceremony, President Uhuru said the project will help growth the manufacturing sector in the nation.…Read More
Kenya Parliament approved proposal for nationalisation of Kenya Airways but can they meet up with other Eastern Airline?
Lawmakers in Kenya has finally accepted the proposal for the nationalisation of Kenya Airways. Kenya Airways which has for a long time been in the airline business was before the flag carrier …Read More
Irene Wanjiku, the founder of Rexe Roofing Products Ltd, discusses building her business with Gambeta News
In November 2011, REXE Roofing was incorporated after Irene left her job in the construction industry. She is one of the leading icons in East Africa’s roofing business. Big projects like The Hub …Read More
Kenya Railway added 40 coaches to Ruiru-Nairobi route to ease congestion and reduce travel time
Kenya Railways has added 40 coaches to Ruiru-Nairobi route. This 40 coaches will ease congestion on the Thika superhighway and drastically reduce travel times for workers.
Kenya Railway Managing Director Philip Mainga said “This is …Read More
Kenya adjusts to accommodate new currencies
Just like Ghana in 1982, Nigeria in 1984 and India in 2016; Kenya have recently issued and also unveiled a new generation of currency notes. The East African country unveiled the new bank notes on Saturday (June 1, 2019); during the 56th Madaraka Day …Read More
Kenya Government request US$750million from World Bank for infrastructural developments
Kenya Government has ask for fund from the world bank for development of different infrastructure. The fund will be use to provide affordable housing, agriculture and other projects. The request is worth US$750million.
The request is the first time in …Read More
Luthuli Avenue set for revamp as part of Nairobi county decongestion plans.
Kenya Government is set to implement their decongestion plans. According to Nairobi county, it will enable vehicle has easy access to leave the town. This will be made possible with the revamping of Luthuli avenue into a one-way …Read More
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Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) is an agency of the government of Kenya. KRA are responsible for the assessment, collection and accounting for all revenues that are due to government, in accordance with the laws of Kenya. KRA is seeking applications from fresh Bachelor Degree and Diploma graduates for its July …Read More
Kenya Power spends Sh5.5 billion on installation of electricity due to vandalism.
Kenya Power has announced that the constant vandalism of electrical materials is affecting them. This has result in the distribution company spending Sh5.5 billion in installation of street lights in Nairobi alone.
The distribution company has make sure …Read More
Wind power purchase set to reduce electricity bills in Kenya.
Residents in Kenya are set to have a reduce bill when it comes to electricity payment in the fourth quarter. This is after Kenya power plans to purchase wind-generated electricity at half price from October.
The plan is to first …Read More
Kenya’s data centre and highway gets US$666m China funding.
A data centre and highway in Kenya have received 67.5 billion shillings (US$666 million) as funding from China. The funds were issued at Beijing where Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta attended the second Belt and Road Forum.
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President Uhuru Kenyatta today witnessed
Second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation is happening this week in Beijing, China. (25 – 27 April, 2019)
African Union’s High Representative for Infrastructure Development in Africa, H.E. Hon. Raila Amolo Odinga will be in China to attend the Second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation. …Read More
In Kenya, a 14 century dry stone wall structure is now a World Heritage site.
Thimlich Ohinga Heritage Site is now the seventh landmark in Kenya to reach Heritage status by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO). In essence, UNESCO now protects the landmark through international treaties …Read More