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Kenya Vision 2030: 5 Ongoing road projects interestingly on 1 Highway

Nairobi-Nakuru-Mau summit Highway to begin September

Among the pillars of Kenya's Vision 2030 blueprint includes building of infrastructural development to which the government has enhanced efforts on.

As such, the Trans-African highway that runs from Lagos to Mombasa is set to receive a massive boost as Kenya implements at least 5 road projects on the transport corridor.

Below are 5 Ongoing road projects interestingly on 1 Highway that Kenyans should know:

Nakuru Mau Summit Road

Artistic impression of Nakuru viaduct | Source- ESIA and design update

The multi-billion project is a Public-Private partnership that seeks to upgrade 233km Rironi - Nakuru - Mau summit road. Among the components of the project involves building a viaduct in Nakuru city.

Rironi - James Gichuru Expansion Road

The road section includes the expansion of the Rironi - James Gichuru regions which seeks to enhance mobility as one heads from Nairobi to the rift valley region.

Nairobi Expressway

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The 27km road was recently opened to the public on trial and starts from Mlolongo to Westlands in Nairobi. It stands out as one of the most ambitious projects in the city and is a component of the Trans African Highway.

Athi River Machakos Turnoff

Mariakani - Mombasa Expansion project


Source - KeNHA Twitter

According to AFDB site, the 41.7 km project involves dualling of Mombasa Mariakani road and is currently under implementation. Among the features include the iconic Changamwe interchange.

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ESIA Lagos Nakuru Trans-African Vision 2030


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