KENYA SECURE SH120BILLION FROM KOREA FOR DIFFERENT PROJECTS

KENYA SECURE SH120BILLION FROM KOREA FOR DIFFERENT PROJECTS

The money will go to health, ICT and agriculture programmes, technical training and vocational education, the Sagana Industrial Park, affordable housing, energy, infrastructure and urban transport, Mombasa’s Dongo Kundu and Naivasha special economic zones.

Speaking at Yongsan President’s Office in Seoul, when he held talks with his South Korean counterpart

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KENYA GOVT. SIGN DEAL TO BUILD GREEN FERTILIZER PLANT

KENYA GOVT. SIGN DEAL TO BUILD GREEN FERTILIZER PLANT

The government has entered a partnership with Fortescue Future Industries (FFI) to establish a green fertilizer plant in the country in a bid to reduce reliance on imports.

Under the agreement, FFI and the Government will work together to build a 300 megawatts(MW) capacity generation green ammonia and green fertilizer

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150 LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL CONSTRUCTION BRANDS TO CONVENE AT THE BIG 5 CONSTRUCT KENYA NEXT MONTH

150 LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL CONSTRUCTION BRANDS TO CONVENE AT THE BIG 5 CONSTRUCT KENYA NEXT MONTH
  • Confirmed exhibitors hail from 17 countries worldwide, including official pavilions from Italy, Egypt, Germany, United Arab Emirates and Turkiye
  • Italy serves as the ‘Country of Honour’, representing 62 companies in the building materials, machinery, and technology sectors
  • Aalberts integrated piping systems, headquartered in Dubai, is the event’s Gold Sponsor –
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KENYA PORT AUTHORITY TO BOOST TRADE WITH MODERN INFRASTRUCTURE PLANS

KENYA PORT AUTHORITY TO BOOST TRADE WITH MODERN INFRASTRUCTURE PLANS

The Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has pledged to continue supporting the Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) in upgrading port infrastructure to accelerate the growth of the East African regional economies.

JICA has been a close partner of KPA, having funded the construction of the Sh32 billion second container terminals at

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KENYA PRESIDENT COMMISSIONED THIBA DAM

KENYA PRESIDENT COMMISSIONED THIBA DAM

President William Ruto on Saturday commissioned Thiba Dam in Kirinyaga County. The dam will increase the production of rice in the area from the current 25, 000 to 35,000 acres.

Addressing wananchi after commissioning the dam, the President said rice production in the Mwea irrigation scheme would also increase from

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TANZANIA AND KENYA PRESIDENT AGREED TO FAST-TRACK CONSTRUCTION OF NATURAL GAS PIPELINE

TANZANIA AND KENYA PRESIDENT AGREED TO FAST-TRACK CONSTRUCTION OF NATURAL GAS PIPELINE

The presidents of Tanzania and Kenya have agreed to fast-track the construction of a natural gas pipeline designed to increase trade and lower energy costs for both countries.

The decision was reached Monday in bilateral talks in Dar es Salaam led by Tanzanian President Samia Hassan and Kenyan President William

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KAM SIGNED DEAL WITH AAAM TO PROMOTE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY IN KENYA

KAM SIGNED DEAL WITH AAAM TO PROMOTE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY IN KENYA

Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) has partnered with the African Association of Automotive Manufacturers (AAAM) to drive the sustainable development and growth of the automotive industry in Kenya.

The partners said that the goal would be achieved by scaling up production, increasing trade, and driving the global competitiveness of Kenya’s

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KeNHA ANNOUNCED CLOSURE OF LANG’ATA ROAD FOR FOOTBRIDGE ERECTION IN KENYA

KeNHA ANNOUNCED CLOSURE OF LANG’ATA ROAD FOR FOOTBRIDGE ERECTION IN KENYA

A section of Lang’ata Road will, on Sunday, October 9, be closed for 12 hours to allow the erection of Lang’ata Barracks Footbridge, the Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) has said.

The closure, which will affect the stretch between Lang’ata Hospital and the barracks, will start at  5 am and

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CONSTRUCTION OF RURING’U STADIUM TAKING TIME TO COMPLETE IN NYERI COUNTY, KENYA

CONSTRUCTION OF RURING’U STADIUM TAKING TIME TO COMPLETE IN NYERI COUNTY, KENYA

Football and Athletics officials in Nyeri County want the national government to compel the contractor at the Ruring’u Stadium to finalize the construction of the facility into a modern face.

The officials held a meeting with Nyeri Town MP Duncan Maina, where they expressed their disappointment with the pace of

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CONTRACTOR ABANDONED KISII-ISEBANIA ROAD PROJECT OVER OUTSTANDING DEBT IN KENYA

CONTRACTOR ABANDONED KISII-ISEBANIA ROAD PROJECT OVER OUTSTANDING DEBT IN KENYA

The contractor constructing the Kisii-Isebania road has abandoned the project over an outstanding debt of Sh1.5 billion.

The China Henan International Corporation Group was awarded the contract to build the 86-kilometer road by the national government at the cost of Sh8.6 billion.

The contractor has said he will only resume

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KENYA POWER CHALLENGES: ENERGY METER ASSEMBLER PROTEST

KENYA POWER CHALLENGES: ENERGY METER ASSEMBLER PROTEST

The Energy Meter Assemblers and Manufacturers Association is protesting being locked out of the procurement of power distribution products by energy utility firm Kenya Power.

The Association in a letter dated March 3 noted that Kenya Power is in the process of carrying out and implementing an exclusive international procurement

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DEVKI GROUP UNVEILED WIND POWER PLANT IN KENYA

DEVKI GROUP UNVEILED WIND POWER PLANT IN KENYA

Steel and cement firm Devki Group has unveiled plans to develop a wind power plant in the country. The firm said in a disclosure to the National Environment Management Authority that it plans to develop a 60 Megawatts(MW)plant in Samburu, Kwale County, Kinango Sub County.

The power generated will be

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THE IMPLICATION OF KENYA’s CAPITAL CITY ROAD DEVELOPMENT

THE IMPLICATION OF KENYA’s CAPITAL CITY ROAD DEVELOPMENT

Some years back, the Government of Kenya explored the possibility of making the 473km Mombasa-Nairobi road a dual-carriage highway. The plan hit a roadblock because it would have required buying land for expansion at massive prices and compensating the owners of high-value buildings adjacent to Mombasa Road, on both sides.

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KENYA MINISTER ANNOUNCED REMAINING CONSTRUCTION OF CBC PROJECTS

KENYA MINISTER ANNOUNCED REMAINING CONSTRUCTION OF CBC PROJECTS

Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha now says the construction of the remaining 3,500 Competency Based Curriculum (CBC) classrooms will be completed before next month’s election.

Speaking after inspecting the ongoing construction of CBC Classrooms at Hospital Hill High School, Magoha stated that contractors are under strict instructions to complete the

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KENYA PRESIDENT LAUNCH CONSTRUCTION OF WHO AFRICAN OPERATION HUB

KENYA PRESIDENT LAUNCH CONSTRUCTION OF WHO AFRICAN OPERATION HUB

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday launched the construction of the World Health Organization (WHO) African regional operations and logistics hub.

Speaking when he presided over the ground-breaking ceremony for the facility at the Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital (KUTRRH) in Kiambu County, President Kenyatta welcomed the WHO’s decision

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CONSTRUCTION OF KENYA LARGEST CONTACT CENTRE KICK-OFF

CONSTRUCTION OF KENYA LARGEST CONTACT CENTRE KICK-OFF

The construction of Kenya’s largest contact center that will employ thousands of young people has officially kicked off at Tatu City. The 4000-seat facility will open its doors at the end of next year to provide business process outsourcing that supports the whole customer lifecycle in both traditional voice interactions

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FUNDS SET ASIDE FOR INFRASTRUCTURAL PROJECTS ON TANA RIVER COUNTY

FUNDS SET ASIDE FOR INFRASTRUCTURAL PROJECTS ON TANA RIVER COUNTY

To protect ranchers and dealers from shifty money managers and to build the Own Source Revenue (OSR), the Tana River County Government is developing two weighbridges and markets at an expense of Sh120million in Kenya.

The Department of Trade is wanting to utilize use the cash to resuscitate the Bura

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JUMBO STEEL MILL TO INVEST SH2BILLON FOR KISUMU NEW PLANT FACTOR

JUMBO STEEL MILL TO INVEST SH2BILLON FOR KISUMU NEW PLANT FACTOR

A Local steel producer, Jumbo Steel Mill, has put Sh2 billion in another bedding and polyvinyl chloride (PVC) water tank manufacturing plant in Kisumu.

The plant which sits on 27 sections of land has been introduced with cutting-edge hardware running on 100% 700kw sun-based power. The speculation focuses to make

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KENYA PRESIDENT SAYS INFRASTRUCTURAL DEVELOPMENT PART OF HIS PLANS

KENYA PRESIDENT SAYS INFRASTRUCTURAL DEVELOPMENT PART OF HIS PLANS

President Uhuru Kenyatta has described infrastructure development, digitization, and healthcare reforms as some of the major gains in his government.

While addressing Kenyans during his last Madaraka Day Celebrations at the Uhuru Gardens, President Kenyatta said his administration has set the bar higher and it has built more roads than

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