Transport

A saloon car reverses from Harambee ferry into the sea at Likoni Crossing

30th September 2019

A saloon car which was crossing from Likoni to Mombasa Island is reported to have reversed and plunged into the sea. This tragedy happened yesterday at 6:15 pm.  At 1815hrs a saloon car reversed and plunged into the ocean a board MV. Harambee while plying to the island side. The car and occupants are yet […]

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Boda Boda business in Kenya to bear the blunt side of Kenya’s budget for FY 2019/2020

15th June 2019

Boda Boda business in Kenya to bear the blunt side of Kenya’s budget for FY 2019/2020 In order to mitigate the risk associated with boda boda business in Kenya, the National Treasury has proposed to amend the Motor Vehicle Third Party Risks Rules to require all passenger carrying boda boda and tuk tuks to have […]

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Law of the jungle on the streets of Nairobi

13th April 2019

Law of the jungle on the streets of Nairobi Today I witnessed the law of the jungle apply on the streets of Nairobi. We were on board of a bus plying route 46 (Kawangware). On reaching Department of Defense headquarters (DoD), the bus accidentally and unknowingly broke the side mirror of another bus from a […]

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CS Transport announcing the car free days in Nairobi City.

De-congesting Nairobi City with two car-free days from February 1

29th January 2019

De-congesting Nairobi City with two car-free days from February 1 CS Macharia has declared Wednesdays and Saturdays as car-free days in Nairobi City in an attempt to reduce congestion in Nairobi City. The Central Business District (CBD) will be open for 100,000 hawkers during those two days as open air market. Bicycle riders will be […]

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JKIA-Rironi road

JKIA-Rironi road progress

27th January 2019

JKIA-Rironi road progress The photos below will help us see the progress. The Chinese contractors are working day and night to ensure the World Bank-funded road project in Nairobi City is completed on time. Read More: Sessional paper on urban housing renewal and regeneration policies Why are vehicles cheaper in Uganda compared to Kenya?   […]

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Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh

Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip, drives himself just two days after his car crash in Sandringham

20th January 2019

Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip, drives himself just two days after his car crash in Sandringham Prince Philip, 97, the Duke of Edinburgh, was seen driving his car just a couple of days since he got involved in a road accident. As a result of the accident, two women as well as a 10-month-old child […]

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Prince Philip driving his Range Rover

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, involved in an accident

18th January 2019

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, involved in an accident Immediately after the accident Prince Philip was subjected to alcohol blow to determine the cause of his accident. His Land Rover was hit by another vehicle and overturned before landing on the driver’s side. The Prince was rescued by being pulled through the roof. Queen Elizabeth […]

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Boda boda rider plying on Naivasha road in Kawangware

Boda boda riders have rights too!!!

13th January 2019

Boda boda riders have rights too!!! Today 12 January, 2019 police officers conducted a crackdown starting at the Parking lot of Cooperative bank of Kenya Kawangware branch. One of our writers was at the scene when one of the armed police officers providing security at the bank started harassing the boda boda riders who had […]

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deputy Sheriff

Sheriff in Austin uses Cardboard cutouts as deputies to fight Crime

12th January 2019

Sheriff in Austin uses Cardboard cutouts as deputies to fight Crime Williamson County Sheriff, Robert Chody, has come up with an innovative way to reduce the number of motorists who speed in the area. The strategy is to use cardboard cutouts of one of his deputies to scare the would be speeders in his area […]

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Mumbai Railway network

Mumbai City suburban railway network

9th January 2019

Mumbai City suburban railway network It is reported that more that “more than seven million commuters a day use Mumbai’s suburban railway network…Close to 8 people die a day on the network, according to rail officials.” The above statement about Mumbai City suburban railway network was posted as a tweet by Milan Vaishnav @MilanV. Read […]

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Boxer 150 ready to take off.

Photo of the Day: Bajaj Boxer 150 ready to take off

28th December 2018

Photo of the Day: Bajaj Boxer 150 ready to take off     Sharing is Caring:0

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Mombasa Port

#SaveMombasaPort is Trending on Twitter

20th December 2018

#SaveMombasaPort is Trending on Twitter Right now #SaveMombasaPort is trending. This happened after the Office of the Auditor General revealed that Mombasa Port had been used as a collateral for a loan which was used for the construction of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR). This means that if the state defaults in repayment of this […]

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TAZARA

History of Tazara Railway

20th December 2018

History of Tazara Railway Here is the history of Tanzania-Zambia railway line.  The Tazara railway line has a rich history. Read More: #SaveMombasaPort Sharing is Caring:0

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Trip to Botswana Africa from Nairobi

14th November 2018

Trip to Botswana Africa from Nairobi Taking a road trip to Botswana from Nairobi is quite adventurous. A distance of over 4,000 kilometers which takes at least five days to complete. There are many things that you experience on your way to Botswana. Travellers have to be cleared at the border points between Kenya and […]

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Mobike

Network sharing in Bike Sharing: Ofo and Mobike

10th November 2018

Network sharing in Bike Sharing: Ofo and Mobike After realizing that docking stations are not always near origins and destinations, Ofo and Mobike came up with innovative solutions. Mobike and Ofo bike sharing firms were first established in China but currently they operate all over the world. The above two companies adopted dockless bike-sharing system which […]

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Mombasa taxis

Detours

13th October 2018

Detours Between taxis and Uber or any other taxis which use an application, which ones are more likely to take unnecessary detours? Did you know that generally taxis driver faster than Uber? and the new entrant in the taxi business has created more innovations than the incumbent taxi industry? Read more here. Read More: Irving […]

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Boxer 150 ready to take off.

Regulations for Boda Boda Riders in Nairobi County

10th June 2018

This article aims at enlightening boda boda riders and owners on the new regulations released by Nairobi City County.

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Moscow plane crash Kills 71 Passengers on Board

11th February 2018

Moscow plane crash Kills 71 Passengers on Board An-148 plane flight number bw703 taking off from Domodedoro Airport was involved in a Moscow plane crash killing all 65 passengers and 6 crew members in board. This means there were no survivors reported. The plane was heading to the Russian City of Orsk  which is 1,000 miles away. […]

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Standard Gauge Railway

SGR to Hike Madaraka Express Train economy class Fare

4th February 2018

SGR to Hike Madaraka Express Train economy class Fare The Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) train fare that is subsidized is not enough to meet the operational cost in the short term. This is according to the Kenya Railways. For those using the SGR train will have to dig deep into their pockets in order to […]

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How Motor Vehicles Edged out Horses 

25th December 2017

How Motor Vehicles Edged out Horses  If it were not for the invention of motor vehicles, right now we would have been using horses to travel around the country. For the poor, route 11 (walking) would be the only option. I even imagine walking from Nairobi to Nyamira or riding a horse. It would be […]

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