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Government Announces Evictions, Demolitions in Nairobi Estates

The government has decleared demolitions in some estates in Nairobi. On Friday 8, October, through a notice from James Kianda, the Nairobi Deputy Regional Commissioner, the demolitions are set to pave way for the expansion of the Nairobi Expressway. Notice stated that Mukuru Kwa Njenga and adjacent areas will be affected by the demolitions.

  1 month ago ago
Government Announces Evictions, Demolitions in Nairobi Estates

SOCIETY

Govt Announces Evictions, Demolitions In Nairobi Estates

Through a notice issued by Nairobi Deputy Regional Commissioner, James Kianda, and dated Friday, October 8, the demolitions are set to pave way for the expansion of the Nairobi Expressway. According to the notice, Mukuru Kwa Njenga and adjacent areas will be greatly affected by the demolitions.

  1 month ago ago
Govt Announces Evictions, Demolitions In Nairobi Estates

SOCIETY

Trouble In Deep Sea As Bulldozers Flatten Buildings To Pave Way For Construction Of A New Road

Thousands of residents from Deep Sea slums in Westlands, Nairobi, yesterday were forced to spend their nights in the cold after their houses were demolished to give room for the construction of a new road. The locals couldn't do anything only to watch helplessly as the caterpillars demolish their structures.

  2 months ago ago
Trouble In Deep Sea As Bulldozers Flatten Buildings To Pave Way For Construction Of A New Road

SOCIETY

Government Kicks Off Demolition of Nairobi Estates

On Monday, October 11, the Nairobi county government has started demolitions within Mukuru kwa Njenga slum and its adjacent areas to pave way for the construction of the Nairobi Expressway. James Kianda, Nairobi Regional Commissioner affirmed that those residing along the slum were issued a notice beforehand to vacate the premises.

  1 month ago ago
Government Kicks Off Demolition of Nairobi Estates

SOCIETY

Nairobi: Several Families Left Homeless After Demolitions To Pave Way For Road Construction

More than over six hundred families that were residing in Nairobi's Deep Sea Slums have been left homeless after the goverment demolished their houses to pave way for the constuction of Sixth Parklands road. Authorities claimed that the shanties were built on road reserves and have been delaying the completion of the road that connects Waiyaki way and Limuru road.

  2 months ago ago
Nairobi: Several Families Left Homeless After Demolitions To Pave Way For Road Construction

POLITICS

Newspaper Review: Teachers And Civil Servants In Strike Threats Over Pay Rise, Punitive Curfew

In the Standard Newspaper today, Teachers and civil servants are threatening to do wn their tools if the government fail to honour their new Collective Bargaining Agreements (CBAs). This is after the National Treasury claimed that it is facing budgetary constrains from the effects of the covid-19 pandemic and the upcoming general elections that will require more resources. However, the civil servants unions have remained firm saying that the government should implement the new CBAs as Kenyans have been paying

  7 months ago ago
Newspaper Review: Teachers And Civil Servants In Strike Threats Over Pay Rise,    Punitive Curfew

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Today's Newspaper Headlines Review

Nairobi Regional Commissioner James Kianda has asked Kenyans to plan their movements to avoid being caught violating curfew. Nairobi motorists were on Saturday night stranded as police blocked major roads over curfew time. Nearly 800 people were killed by police in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro in the past nine months, as raids remain a terrifying routine for favela families – despite a supreme court ruling to halt incursions during the coronavirus pandemic. The Directorate General of Goods and Services

  7 months ago ago
Today's Newspaper Headlines Review

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Families left homeless after demolition to pave way for road construction

More than 600 families have been left homeless after the demolition of houses at parklands to pave way for the construction of new road The authorities have said that the houses were built on the road reserves and have delayed the completion of road connecting limuru-waiyaki highway. Once completion is done the road is expected to ease the traffic jam from wetlands to limuru.

  2 months ago ago
Families left homeless after demolition to pave way for road construction

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Government Demolishes Mukuru Kwa Njenga Slum, Leaves Hundreds Homeless

Majority of Kenyans who move from rural areas to urban centres to look for jobs most of the time end up finding themselves in slums. To make matter worse, most of them leave in slums with their family including children. Since they can not afford to have good house with little they earn daily.

  1 month ago ago
Government Demolishes Mukuru Kwa Njenga Slum, Leaves Hundreds Homeless

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Govt Announces Evictions, Demolitions in Nairobi Estates

The government has announced planned evictions and demolitions in some estates in Nairobi. Through a notice issued by Nairobi Deputy Regional Commissioner, James Kianda, and dated Friday, October 8, the demolitions are set to pave way for the expansion of the Nairobi Expressway. According to the notice, Mukuru Kwa Njenga and adjacent areas will be greatly affected by the demolitions.

  1 month ago ago
Govt Announces Evictions, Demolitions in Nairobi Estates

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Government To Demolish Slum For Expressway To Pass Through

Development comes at a cost. As government strives to bring development through infrastructure to the people, there will always be displacement. This is because most of the infrastructure has to be built where people had erected their structures. People of Mukuru Kwa Njenga will be affected by one of the biggest project in Nairobi.

  1 month ago ago
Government To Demolish Slum For Expressway To Pass Through

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Photos Showing the Demolitions at Mukuru Kwa Njenga in Nairobi

As per now, demolitions are ongoing at Mukuru Kwa Njenga slums in Nairobi County. This is done in order to pave wave for the construction of the Nairobi Expressway. Those residing along the road have to vacate according to Nairobi Regional commander, James Kianda. He has also added that the ongoing demolitions will expand Catherine Ndereba Road, thus connecting with the Nairobi Expressway.

  1 month ago ago
Photos Showing the Demolitions at Mukuru Kwa Njenga in Nairobi

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Government Announces Evictions And Demolitions In Nairobi Estates

Government has annouced plans to evict and demolish various estates in Nairobi.Deputy regional commander has cautioned members of the public against resistance adding that the Nairobi metropolitan services and security officers will be deployed to oversee the process. As reported by kenyans.co.ke,a notice was issued by Nairobi deputy regional commissioner James Kianda,as demolitions are set to pave way for the expansion of the Nairobi expressway.

  1 month ago ago
Government Announces Evictions And Demolitions In Nairobi Estates

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Roads To Be Closed During Budget Reading Today In CBD

Today the treasury cabinet secretary Ukur Yatani is expected to read the 2021-2022 budget in Parliament.A total of sh 2.63 trillion budget has been proposed and the C's is expected to balance between responding to health challenges caused by Covid 19 pandemic and stimulating economic recovery. During the reading of the budget there will be several roads that will be closed to allow easy movement to and from the parliament and this is according to recent announcement made by the ministry of Interior.

  5 months ago ago
Roads To Be Closed During Budget Reading Today In CBD

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Government Announces Temporary Closure Of These Four Roads In The Nairobi CBD

The government of kenya through the ministry of interior affairs has announced a temporary closure of four roads between 1pm to 5:30 pm east African time. The Nairobi regional commander James kianda has explained to motorist to find alternative roads and avoid the parliament road,city hall road, harambee avenue and taifa road.

  5 months ago ago
Government Announces Temporary Closure Of These Four Roads In The Nairobi CBD

POLITICS

Nairobi Regional Commander Dr Kianda And Cyrus Oguna Address Kenyans Over Covid-19 Restrictions

Kenyan citizens joined their hands against president Uhuru's government after they were Yesternight at Thika Super highway as they were trying to arrive at their homes before curfew. Cyrus Oguna who's is the government's spokesman has been the first person to talk about the incident in which many motorists could not arrive at their places because of the police barriers and road blocks. Oguna urged Kenyans to observe the Corvid-19 restrictions and measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus. "Observing these

  7 months ago ago
Nairobi Regional Commander Dr Kianda And Cyrus Oguna Address Kenyans Over Covid-19 Restrictions

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Four Roads Remain Closed From 1pm To 5.30pm To Allow Ease Movement During Budget Reading

The Ministry of Interior has announced that four roads in Nairobi County will remain closed on Thursday afternoon during the budget reading in Parliament. In a report seen by the press, Nairobi Regional Commander identified as James Kianda notted that this will allow easy movement to and from Parliament during the reading of the Budget.

  5 months ago ago
Four Roads Remain Closed From 1pm To 5.30pm To Allow Ease Movement During Budget Reading

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Lorry Crashes Into Police Vehicle, Opening up Roadblock Along Thika Super Highway

A privately owned lorry crashed into a police canter that had been positioned at the Thika Superhighway as a roadblock.The police vehicle that was rammed into overturned, and it was unfortunate that there were police officers around and inside the lorry when the accident occurred.Several police officers were rushed to the hospital to receive immediate medical attention.

  7 months ago ago
Lorry Crashes Into Police Vehicle, Opening up Roadblock Along Thika Super Highway

POLITICS

Kenyans Response to the Curfew Enforcement Roadblocks

Kenyans are up in arms after the Nairobi Regional Commissioner James Kianda defended the move by police officers to mount roadblocks along major highways in the city during curfew hours. The curfew enforcement roadblocks were mounted in various parts of Nairobi such as Thika Road, Lang'ata, Wilson Airport and Kayole Junction. Kianda stated that the roadblock operation was necessitated by Kenyans who have been defying curfew hours repeatedly and Nairobians should expect more of such drastic measures. He further

  7 months ago ago
Kenyans Response to the Curfew Enforcement Roadblocks

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Motorcycle Rider Knocks Down Police OCS At Pangani Road Block

One Officer Commanding Station (OCS) Samir Yunus suffered a blow to the head and sustained serious injuries after being knocked down by a boda boda rider.He was rushed to a nearby hospital and is currently receiving treatment.Luckily, the rider was arrested and said that he meant no harm and was only rushing so as to beat the 8 pm curfew.

  7 months ago ago
Motorcycle Rider Knocks Down Police OCS At Pangani Road Block