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News Kenya Traffic: Coronavirus: Kenya’s risk among Africa’s highest

Published on: Wednesday 29 January 2020
Coronavirus: Kenya’s risk among Africa’s highest
News source: https://the-star.co.ke/news/big-read/2020-01-29-coronavirus-kenyas-risk-among-africas-highest/

• Kenya has already installed thermal tests for flu at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, which receives at least four flights from China daily. • The ministry noted there are 85 Kenyans ...

News Kenya Traffic: Africa on alert after Kenya, Ethiopia report suspected coronavirus cases

Published on: Tuesday 28 January 2020
Africa on alert after Kenya, Ethiopia report suspected coronavirus cases
News source: https://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/3047951/africa-alert-after-kenya-reports-suspected-coronavirus-patient

Kenya Airways confirmed the incident in a statement ... said Africa was at high risk for the spread of the coronavirus because of the large volume of air traffic between China and the continent.

News Kenya Traffic: Kenya, US sign deal allowing direct air cargo transport

Published on: Wednesday 05 February 2020
Kenya, US sign deal allowing direct air cargo transport
News source: https://www.nation.co.ke/business/Kenya-US-sign-amended-air-cargo-deal/996-5445692-ypi0bu/index.html

It adds seventh-freedom traffic rights for all-cargo operations, meaning cheaper costs and efficiency in cargo movement. US Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Manisha Singh ...

News Kenya Traffic: Kenya: President Kenyatta Defends 'Bridge' to Connect With Opposition

Published on: Friday 18 October 2019
Kenya: President Kenyatta Defends 'Bridge' to Connect With Opposition
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910190065.html

Kenyatta's historic handshake with longtime rival and opposition leader Raila Odinga triggered a vicious power struggle inside the ruling Jubilee coalition amid accusations that the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) was just a plan to disrupt the succession pact that took him to power.

News Kenya Traffic: Kenya's Mombasa port to upgrade four berths at 20 bilion shillings

Published on: Thursday 24 October 2019
Kenya's Mombasa port to upgrade four berths at 20 bilion shillings
News source: https://www.iol.co.za/business-report/international/kenyas-mombasa-port-to-upgrade-four-berths-at-20-bilion-shillings-35828674

Exports make up just 15 percent of the cargo that goes through Mombasa every year, with a third of the total belonging to neighbouring countries, while Kenya, the region’s biggest economy, takes up ...

News Kenya Traffic: Kenya's Kipchoge First Under 2 Hours for Marathon But No Record

Published on: Monday 14 October 2019
Kenya's Kipchoge First Under 2 Hours for Marathon But No Record
News source: https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/sports/Kenya-Kipchoge-2-Hours-Marathon-Record-562898551.html

Roger Bannister, 1954. Eliud Kipchoge, 2019? Like the sub-four minute mile, running a marathon in less than two hours had seemed impossible — until Saturday. But this time there's an asterisk: Olympic champion...

News Kenya Traffic: Kenya: Somalia Air Traffic Complaint Baffles Govt

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Kenya: Somalia Air Traffic Complaint Baffles Govt
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910100059.html

Kenya was last evening miffed about Somalia's reported filing of a complaint at the UN aviation agency claiming Nairobi had violated Mogadishu's airspace, though the aircraft in question belonged to the Horn of Africa country.

News Kenya Traffic: Somalia air traffic complaint baffles Kenya

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Somalia air traffic complaint baffles Kenya
News source: https://www.garoweonline.com/en/news/world/africa/somalia-air-traffic-complaint-baffles-kenya

NAIROBI - Kenya was last evening miffed about Somalia’s reported filing of a complaint at the UN aviation agency claiming Nairobi had violated Mogadishu’s airspace, though the aircraft in question ...

News Kenya Traffic: Kenya: Commuter Trains Plan to Ease Traffic On Thika Road

Published on: Wednesday 02 October 2019
Kenya: Commuter Trains Plan to Ease Traffic On Thika Road
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910030087.html

New commuter trains are set to start operating on the Nairobi-Thika route in latest efforts to ease traffic on the highway, especially at peak hours. State Department for Housing and Urban ...

News Kenya Traffic: Raila luxury car among 18 seized in KRA tax probe

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Raila luxury car among 18 seized in KRA tax probe
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001344912/raila-four-mps-wanted-by-dci-in-car-tax-probe

SEE ALSO :Laxity in traffic rules- who is to blame? Other than Raila’s car, Devolution Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa’s Range Rover that was flagged by Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) in 2016 is also ...

News Kenya Traffic: SWVL set for Sh1.5b injection into Kenyan market

Published on: Wednesday 28 August 2019
SWVL set for Sh1.5b injection into Kenyan market
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2001339976/shuttle-hailing-firm-set-for-sh1-5b-injection-into-kenyan-market

“Kenya is a market with a need for a stable solution for the perennial traffic snarl ups and SWVL believes that we can be of great benefit to the local consumer and the transport sector as a whole,” ...

News Kenya Traffic: Mombasa Road leads in death toll from Nairobi traffic accidents

Published on: Wednesday 28 August 2019
Mombasa Road leads in death toll from Nairobi traffic accidents
News source: https://the-star.co.ke/counties/nairobi/2019-08-29-mombasa-road-leads-in-death-toll-from-nairobi-traffic-accidents/

Early this year, Kenya National Highway Authority (Kenha) director-general Charles Njogu said the road has "a number of undisciplined drivers". "Being an extremely high-traffic and busy road ...

News Kenya Traffic: Kenya: How Senator Mwaura Rescued His Wife From Jail Term for Double Traffic Offence

Published on: Tuesday 20 August 2019
Kenya: How Senator Mwaura Rescued His Wife From Jail Term for Double Traffic Offence
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201908210055.html

Nominated Senator Isaac Mwaura on Monday made it to court just in time to bail out his wife, Nelius Mukami, who had been found guilty of two traffic offences. Ms Mukami had been arrested earlier ...

News Kenya Traffic: Africa: To Trade or Not to Trade? The Ivory Question

Published on: Tuesday 20 August 2019
Africa: To Trade or Not to Trade? The Ivory Question
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201908210001.html

Analysis - Is a world without the illicit wildlife trade possible? One where no species faces imminent extinction at the hands of humans? Perhaps - with new technology, and consensus among origin and destination countries.

News Kenya Traffic: Impunity sees Kenya rank poorly in rule of law index

Published on: Tuesday 20 August 2019
Impunity sees Kenya rank poorly in rule of law index
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001338890/impunity-sees-kenya-rank-poorly-in-rule-of-law-index

Three traffic police officers hide their faces at Nakuru Ethics and Anti-Corruption commission (EACC) after they were arrested for allegedly taking bribe. [Standard] Kenya has performed poorly in a ...

News Kenya Traffic: Telkom Kenya brings free Wifi to Nairobi

Published on: Sunday 09 June 2019
Telkom Kenya brings free Wifi to Nairobi
News source: http://venturesafrica.com/telkom-kenya-brings-free-wifi-to-nairobi/

The project is dubbed “Link Kenya Project” and will see internet connectivity ... It also states that 40 percent of traffic jam in cities is caused by drivers who can’t access free parking lots. Using ...

News Kenya Traffic: Study blames traffic pollution to increased asthma cases

Published on: Tuesday 04 June 2019
Study blames traffic pollution to increased asthma cases
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/health/article/2001328518/study-traffic-pollution-linked-to-rise-in-asthma

The study noted that although the presumed agent in traffic air pollution cannot be identified ... A 2017 study by Eco Experts ranked Kenya among the countries with less toxic air globally. Other ...

News Kenya Traffic: Kenya: Traffic on Nairobi-Nakuru Highway to Be Temporarily Diverted

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
Kenya: Traffic on Nairobi-Nakuru Highway to Be Temporarily Diverted
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201906070013.html?bcmt=1

Motorists and other road users have been notified of an impending diversion on a section of the Nairobi-Nakuru highway starting from June 6, 2019, until further notice. According to the contractor ...