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Kenyan Company To Start Manufacturing High-Capacity Electric Buses

Like the K6 Electric Bus introduced by BasiGo last year, the E9 Kubwa features an upgraded passenger experience with leather seats, WiFi, CCTV cameras, and USB phone charging at every seat.

Embassava Goes Electric With 4 New E-Buses

The electric buses were delivered by electric mobility startup BasiGo, which has been ramping up its operations in the capital by partnering up with leading matatu operators in the city.

Super Metro Adds First Electric Bus To Its Fleet

Super Metro Sacco, one of Nairobi’s leading public transport operators, has announced the introduction of its first electric bus as part of its fleet. Supplied...

Why NopeaRide Called it Quits

It folds four years after it first launched in the country, in August 2018.

Taking Nairobi: 15 New Electric Buses Land in Kenya

Several EV startups have set up shop in the country over the past few years, with Kenya positioning itself as a green energy hub.

KCB, BasiGo Offer Financing For Electric Buses

KCB Bank Kenya and BasiGo Ltd have inked a partnership deal that will enable KCB customers to acquire financing services for electric buses. Through the...

Kenya’s First Electric Buses Firm Launches Operations

Its operations will initially target the public transport ecosystem in Nairobi, with the company looking to eventually launch in other East African countries. The company is sourcing buses from BYD Automotive, the largest manufacturer of electric buses globally, and plans to locally assemble buses in Kenya.

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