Photo courtesy The mombasa nairobi expressway is a proposed four lane toll highway in kenya.The highway will link nairobi to mombasa. The highway is expected to cut travel times between the two cities from 6-10 hours to 4 hours. It was designated in 2019 and its expected to be finished in 2026.
Hundreds if not thousands of Kenyans have this year lost their lives on our roads in circumstances that cannot clearly be accounted for on some of the famous highways in Kenya. Picture courtesy. Image used for illustration. Sometimes its the carelessness of the motorists while in other cases, it's just pure negligence that leads to these death causing accidents that are the end of many a life on our roads.
Three policeman were on Saturday, 2021, nabbed killing a pedestrian while on duty, Nairobi County. The trio; Hussein Ali, Elvis Kioko and Glaide Gagwa are in lawful custody at Ruai Police line. According to the police Occurrence Book (OB) number 7/04/12/2021 filed at Ruai police station, Ali and Kioko used atleast six bullets while Gagwa never used his.
Tension has continued to build up in the Kenya-Uganda border after a terror attack happened in Kampala Uganda while in Kenya, an incident of convicted terrorists escaping from prison occurred. This has led to tightened operation along the border. According to details, heavy security team has been deployed along the Kenya-Uganda border as very tight operation is being carried out.
Terrorists Attacks Police Officer's While On Patrol Along Elwak-Mandera Road, No Cause Of Alarm Raided. Saturday, 4th December 2021, Nairobi Kenya. The National Police Service (NPS) have confirmed an incident where their police officers were caught up in what they termed as "suspected terrorist incident" on Saturday morning while they were on patrol along the Elwak - Mandera road.
Following severe rains that caused flooding on Saturday morning, November 27, the Kenya National Highways Authority (KENHA) has advised vehicles not to utilize a part of the Uhuru Highway. The floodwaters has disrupted the roads around Nyayo Stadium and Bunyala roundabout, according to KENHA, who added that a team has been dispatched to seek for a solution.
The Nakuru Highway is one of the busiest highways in the country having to connect the western corridor of Kenya with the Eastern block that consists of so many counties. Picture courtesy. Image from the scene. This therefore means that transport on the busy highway needs to be flowing at all times to ensure that no goods are wasted on the road or serious delays for the motorists using the highway.
In the recent few weeks, there have been cases of cars burning on the middle of the highway sometimes with no probable cause of fire established. Picture courtesy. Photo from the scene. This has seen several high end cars razed down with little to do but watch on the highways as they are consumed by the flames endangering the lives of other passing motorists as well.
User Coast Regional Commissioner, John Elungata has assured residents on the border villages of Lamu with Somalia, and citizens across the Coast region as a whole of their security ahead of the December festive season. Addressing the public at Witu in Lamu on Thursday,Mr Elungata said they have tightened and enhanced security surveillance in almost all the corners of the Coast region and its borders to avert security threats in the region as people heads to the December, Christmas, and New Year festivities.
Over the recent few months, there have been deadly accidents on the Kenyan roads that have claimed many a lives especially on the Nairobi-Nakuru Highway. Image from the scene. Picture courtesy. The Nairobi-Nakuru highway has become the death of many Kenyans who use the road on a daily basis for their various trips to Nairobi and back as more and more accidents happen.
Accidents have become like a norm on the Kenyan roads as more and more drivers and other road users lose their lives in some of the most gruesome of ways. Picture courtesy. Image from the scene. The government, through the National Transport and Safety Authority, has been tasked to ensure that the number of accidents on our roads are kept to a bare minimum since hundreds have lost their lives since January. This morning, there has been a deadly road accident on the busy Karatina-Kerugoya Highway involving a
It's too painful to lose a loved one through an accident. Many Kenyans have lost their lives through accidents since the start of this year 2021. This is why you should be thanking God always when given an opportunity to live,each and every precious time you may be having,it's because of God's love and care.
A car stuck in a flooded trench along Mombasa Road on Sunday, November 28, 2021. The Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) has dispatched excavators to dig trenches along Nairobi’s Mombasa Road and Uhuru Highway in an effort to combat the flooding witnessed over the weekend.
Kenya’s illegal ethanol importation scam is turning to be a deadly business that enjoys protection from the high and mighty, multiple interviews with people involved have revealed. According to reports by reliable sources, detectives in Nakuru have seized 80 barrels each carrying 250 litres of ethanol in an operation.
Cycling on busy Kenyan highways including Thika Super highway, Nairobi Nakuru highway and Mombasa Nairobi highway has always been a dangerous experience as cyclists have been killed on these roads. A young cyclist has been knocked down by a matatu along the Mombasa Road near Naivas Airport. According to reliable Ma3 Route news podcast, the cyclist was trying to cycle towards his destination, but the 14 seater matatu came from behind, crashed into and him over to the side of the road.
Motorists are now bearing the brunt of poor drainage along Mombasa Road following sustained heavy rain that continues to pound parts of city and across the country. Photos seen on Sunday, November 28, showed vehicles ploughing through waters along parts of the highway which is still under construction.
Following the twin bomb explosions which occured yesterday in Kampala Uganda which killed three officers leaving dozens injured has made the government to highlighted their security patrol across the parts of the country especially the big towns. According to the source, Ugandan goverment have given orders today after one group allegedly claimed that they were involved in the suicide bomb explosions which happened yesterday.
A day like today, seven years ago, a daring gun-toting gang snatched a BMW 735 model belonging to the presidential escort from chief inspector of police David Muchui at gunpoint in Utawala, Nairobi before disappearing into the dark night. As senior police officers in Nairobi was busy making calls all over alerting junior officers in major Nairobi highways to erect multiple roadblocks and tighten inspection, dreaded Flying Squad operatives and Integrated Highway Patrol officers were deployed at the border points and bridges between Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan and Tanzania but could not trace the car.
Motorists are now bearing the brunt of poor drainage along Mombasa Road and Uhuru Highway following sustained heavy rain that continues to pound parts of the city and across the country. Photos seen by Kenyans.co.ke on Sunday, November 28, showed vehicles ploughing through waters along parts of the highway which is still under construction.
A policeman was injured Thursday by members of the public following an altercation in Marakwet West in Elgeyo Marakwet County. The officer identified as Mohammed Rashid was injured after being attacked with a machete by two civilians. Rashid was in the company of his colleague Suleiman Mwinyi, and they were on a normal patrol when the incident occurred.