Lamu Port stakeholders' briefing held at the facility ahead of the official launch on Thursday 20th May, 2021; Lamu CC, Governor Twaha, the President's Delivery Unit (PDU), representatives from Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) and LAPSSET attended the forum ahead of the docking of the first ship at the deep seaport.
Container Ship Ever Unity is currently at Berth 17 at the Port of Mombasa.According to the Kenya Ports Authority, she safely arrived in Mombasa on 20th April 2021 from Colombo, Sri Lanka taking.The Ports communication team confirmed that she took six days to sail to her current position, to mean, after arriving at the ports, it took captains six days to have it properly docked at its current position.
The fishermen accused the government of failing to pay them Sh1.76 billion in compensation.Led by their Beach Management Units (BMU) representatives, the fishermen issued a 14-day ultimatum for the government to resolve the matter lest they hold protests.Nation Africa has twitted.Mohamed Somo, BMU networks chairman alleged the project has been marred by many injustices, particularly failure to compensate the local fishermen and only a few leaders want to benefit from them project.
KPA Reveals Number of Vehicles Imported in 2021 Alone as Another Ro-Ro Ship Docks in Mombasa -PHOTOS
As a section of Kenyans continues complaining of hard life caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the country is still recording an increase in the importation of motor vehicles.The Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) has today revealed that the country has recorded an increase in the importation of motor vehicles during this first quarter of 2021as compared to 2020.
Another ship carrying crucial products has just docked at the Port of Mombasa this Wednesday morning, Kenya Ports Authority has confirmed.According to KPA, MV Encelia has just cruised along Kilindini Channel.She was seen moving with pride as three tugboats hold her bottom as she slowly glides towards the Kipevu Oil Terminal.
As Kenyans continue lamenting about the increasing prices of oil in the country, a huge ship with several litres of crude oil has this Wednesday docked at the port of Mombasa.Kenya Ports Authority has confirmed the arrival of MV Mare Oriens which docked today morning.She was caring a crude oil tank with overall length of 246 meters and a width of 42 meters, capable of carrying several litres of the crucial product The oil will be discharged at the Kipevu Oil Terminal.
A popular lawyer and politician Hon.George Kithi took to social media to mourn the death of KPA official Masha Nyanje.Without divulging the cause of his death, the Kenya Port Authority official reportedly passed away today.Until his death, he was a general manager at the infrastructural department.
To widen its tax base, Kenya Revenue Authority has unveiled random searches targeting tax cheats across the country.In a notice published in the dailies on Monday, April 26, Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) noted that containers would be randomly subjected to verification to determine that what is declared to KRA matches what is in the containers.
Kenyans especially in coastal region have been living in fear after it emerged that a tropical storm was heading there.The cyclone which will pass Tanzania shores heading to Kenya has made people worry that it will cause destruction to property and lives.The fear was compounded when Kenya Ports Authority warns residents to be careful when they are at the port area.
If you are in Mombasa area you might find yourself experiencing harsh weather conditions tomorrow.This is not the normal rains that usually graces the coastal area frequently.The meteorologist department has warned of a huge cyclone that is heading towards Mombasa.The tropical cyclone is expected to hit Tanzania Indian Ocean shores on Sunday.
Aeronautical Engineer Samuel Ndoro dressed in his millitary uniform.There is no greater pride than hearing success stories of Kenyans who have dared abroad and achieved milestones.One of this amazing stories is that of Samuel Ndoro whose dreams and aspirations of becoming successful have propelled him to senior management levels at one of the world's richest airplane manufacturing companies, Boieng.
The Meteorological services Director, Dr. Stella Aura in a statement to media houses has warned that heavy rainfall and flash floods may be experienced in the NortEastern parts of the country.She said that it is as a result of heavy rainfall of more than 50MM/24hr in the Ethiopian highlands.
A high court in Mombasa has allowed an application by the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) seeking to bar elected leaders and other state officers from representing public officials accused of corruption in court.The ruling by Justice Eric Ogolla on April 27, barred Siaya Senator James Orengo and any other state officer from appearing for former Kenya Ports Authority CEO Daniel Manduku in a graft case facing him.
Kenya is on high alert after the Kenya Ports Authority warned of a tropical cyclone named Jobo which has been noted to be moving towards the East African Coast Line.This is following the development of low pressure systems in the Southwestern Indian Ocean.Image: Courtesy Cyclones happen when temperatures of the oceans rise.
Siaya Senator James Orengo who is a Kenyan lawyer and Politician, has been barred from representing a top government officials in a corruption case.Justice Eric ogolla of High court in Mombasa allowed an application from DPP to bar elected leaders and other state officers from representing the accused public officials.
Kenya public debt crisis has been on the limelight after the head of state again secured 257 billion from IMF to stabilize the economy and help curb the spread of Covid 19.Loans are given after assets are proposed as security if debt defaults.
In a notification distributed in the dailies on Monday, April 26, Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) noticed that holders would be haphazardly exposed to check to verify that what is pronounced to KRA matches what is in the compartments.Those discovered to be resistant will be hit with punishments and will cook for the expenses of the review at an expense of somewhere in the range of Ksh8,000 and Ksh12,000.
The International Monetary Fund on April 2nd 2021 approved a loan of 2.34 Billion US dollars to help cushion the struggling Kenyan economy.The country had been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic forcing the country to revert back to a lock down in 5 counties.
The Kenya Ports Authority has written a notice to the pilots and handlers of ships at the Kenyan coastline informing the public and the aforementioned about the impending Cyclone Jobo along the Kenyan and Tanzanian coastline.The notice comes following the development of low pressure systems in the South Western Indian Ocean which is likely to cause a tropical cyclone now named Jobo.