Tag: mombasa

Some Eldoret Residents Surprisingly Oppose City Status

Eldoret town is inching closer  to becoming a city with just two steps standing between it and this coveted title.

Five-Year Milestone Portends a New Future For SGR

Kenya’s Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) passenger services marked the 5th anniversary by celebrating 7.8 million travellers between Nairobi and Mombasa. The maiden Madaraka Express trip from Mombasa to Nairobi was made on 31st May, 2017, and had on board was President Uhuru Kenyatta, among...

Tea Fetches Highest Prices Since 2016 at Mombasa Auction

The news was welcomed by stakeholders with farmers particularly looking forward to better prices in 2022 following a slump in the second half of 2021.

Government Opens a New Biashara Centre in Mombasa

Government agencies already set up at the center include Kenya Accreditation Service (KENAS), Kenya Industrial Property Institute (KIPI), Kenya Industrial Estates (KIE), Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Numerical Machining Complex (NMC), Kenya Industrial and Development Institute (KIRDI), Micro and Small Enterprises Authority (MSEA), among others.

Telkom Brings Kenya Fastest Internet Speeds, Yet

The cable comes at a time when most cables are coming to the end of their lifeline, which usually ranges between 15-20 years.

Anti-SGR Protests Police Attack on Journalist Condemned

Civil society groups and business operators in Mombasa have been staging protests against a directive issued last year by the government that they say it hurts their businesses. The protests which also include cargo handlers are against the directive in August last year which made it mandatory for all haulage...