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ACCIDENT

Two People Die, Six Others Injured At Governor Joho's Family Owned CFS at the port of Mombasa

Anxiety has gripped port workers in Mombasa after the death of two people at Governor Hassan Joho's family owned Portside Freight Container Station company.  The two died while six others escaped death by a whisker when a machine used to offload clinker and fertilizer fell on them. The injured were rushed to different hospitals within the county as police and port authorities start probe to establish the cause of the ill-fated incident. According to Kenya Ports Authority acting managing director Mr Rashid Salim,

  2 years ago ago
Two People Die, Six Others Injured At Governor Joho's Family Owned CFS at the port of Mombasa

ACCIDENT

Engineer and his assistant killed at the Port of Mombasa

Two people , an engineer and his assistant were crashed to death and six others injured at the port of Mombasa when a silo bin they were using to offload fertilizer crashed before falling on them. James Mwangi Gathedo,,and Vikash Singhare said to have been  installing a machine for discharge and storage of fertiliser at Portside Freight Terminals when the accident happened ending their lives instantly. The injured are currently hospitalized at the Coast General Hospital. Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) managing

  2 years ago ago
Engineer and his assistant killed at the Port of Mombasa

ECONOMY-FINANCE

KPA Reshuffles Board After Being Exposed Of Paying 17M To Supporters To Cheer Bandari FC Game

Former managing director for Kenya Port Authority (KPA), Engineer Rashid Salim announced his retirement today. Salim decided to proceed into retirement after serving as in parastatals for over 30 years. In immediate effect, the KPA board appointed Ambassador John Mwangemi as the new managing director for KPA.

  1 year ago ago
KPA Reshuffles Board After Being Exposed Of Paying 17M To Supporters To Cheer Bandari FC Game

ACCIDENT

Two People Die And Seven Injured After Being Smashed in an Accident in Mombasa

photos from the clip A fatal accident has occurred at the mombasa port where a fertilizer bagging equipment crashed on engineers and wokers killing two on the spot and injuring seven in process. According to sources the accident occurred as the engineering team was installing the heavy machinery only for to crash land on the unsuspecting wokers who lost their lives with others nursing serious injuries. A video that has taken the social media with a storm shows the teams on the ground trying to save lives as

  2 years ago ago
Two People Die And Seven Injured After Being Smashed in an Accident in Mombasa

HEALTH

Find out reasons why Kenya Ports Authority employees will undergo a mandatory COVID-19 test

Kenya ports authority employees will all have to undergo a mandatory COVID-19 test after several virus cases reported. The KPA has recorded Seven COVID-19 positive cases a month since the the Country reported it is first case. KPA acting managing Director Rashid Salim said that among the reported cases, three are contracted cleaners working at the facility while four are the KPA staff. Salim further revealed that the KPA has lost employees of the pandemic. The woman, 58, died from complications related to

  2 years ago ago
Find out reasons why Kenya Ports Authority employees will undergo a mandatory COVID-19 test

POLITICS

President Uhuru's Government Dealt Yet Another Blow As Court Makes The Following Ruling

On July 1,2021 the cabinet secretary for treasury appointed John Mwangemi as the acting managing Director of Kenya Ports Authority to replace the outgoing director manager Eng. Rashid Salim. Immediately Mwangemi was appointed, the commission for Human Rights and Justice (CHRJ) filed a case in the labour and relation Court, claiming that a due process was not followed.

  1 year ago ago
President Uhuru's Government Dealt Yet Another Blow As Court Makes The Following Ruling

CRIME

KPA to have a New Managing Director after Court Approval

A court in Mombasa has given Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) green light to hire new officer holder following resignation of former Managing Director (MD), Daniel Manduku in March 2020. Engineer Rashid Salim has since been running KPA as an acting MD capacity following his appointment by the board. Justice James Rika dismissed an application by human rights activist Julius Ogogo who wanted the recruitment halted over claims there was no transparency and accountability. Justice Rika said that Ogogo’s petition was

  2 years ago ago
KPA to have a New Managing Director after Court Approval

CAREER-JOBS

A Change Of Guard At The Kenya Port Authority.

Kenya Port Authority has announced change in leadership. Ambassador John Mwangemi was appointed as the acting Kenya Ports Authority acting Managing Director.Mwangemi has replaced Eng. Rashid Salim. Eng. Rashid Salim has retired.Ambassador Mwangemi will be in acting capacity untill a parmanent Managing Director is appointed. Mwangemi was the Djibouti Ambassador nefore his appointment.

  1 year ago ago
A Change Of Guard At The Kenya Port Authority.

BUSINESS

Major boost at KPA as it receives 30 terminal tractors (TTs) worth Sh273.4 million

Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) has received 30 terminal tractors (TTs) worth Sh 273.4 million apart from three modern Bromma spreaders and two Tyre Changers to be commissioned early next year. Acting KPA MD Rashid Salim added that KPA has also acquired four Reach Stackers which are now undergoing the prerequisite tests before being commissioned. “In order to boost service delivery to our customers, we are upgrading our Terminal Operating System (TOS) to be more versatile and robust,” he pointed out. Rashid

  1 year ago ago
Major boost at KPA as it receives 30 terminal tractors (TTs) worth Sh273.4 million

JUSTICE

Kenya Ports Authority Managing Director Removed Through Fake Court Order.

On Tuesday,the 13th of July, a Mombasa based court discovered that a fake court order was used in effecting leadership changes at the Kenya Ports Authority (KPA). The widely covered order by the press purported to suspend John Mwangemi, the KPA Managing Director.

  1 year ago ago
Kenya Ports Authority Managing Director Removed Through Fake Court Order.

LIFESTYLE

Big US Navy Ship Stops In Mombasa For The First Time In 15 Years (Photos)

The United States of America is the most developed country in the world closely followed by China. Same way, the USA is considered to be having the biggest economy in the world. Its military is the most advanced and very powerful making it a leading force in ensuring global security. The US Navy is also considered the powerful Navy around the world. According to the Kenya Ports, a big US Navy ship docked at the coast for the first time in 15 years. The US Naval ship Hershel "Woody" Williams called the Port of

  1 year ago ago
Big US Navy Ship Stops In Mombasa For The First Time In 15 Years (Photos)