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September 18, 2017 1:56 PM Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko suspends ban on matatus accessing CBD

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has suspended the ban on matatus accessing the CBD. According to Sonko, the order that was given on Friday was a pilot project that would ensure school going children and people going to work would be dropped in the CBD without affecting flow of traffic. Sonko made the move after concerns by the operators during a consultation

September 16, 2017 10:21 AM Sonko says matatus ban from CBD will streamline the sector

In a statement, Sonko stated that decongesting the Central Business District (CBD) will translate to more revenue for the Matatu sector, while at the same time ensuring residents move faster and more freely thus building the economy. The Governor observed that during the pilot phase of the project, there will be “engagements between the PSV sector and the County 2

September 16, 2017 10:21 AM Matatus to strike over Sonko move to decongest Nairobi’s CBD

City Hall has gazetted designated drop off points outside town Newly-elected Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has come up with drastic measures meant to ease traffic in Nairobi’s Central Business District but which will force passengers walk more to access the capital’s commercial hub. To fulfill one of his flagship pledges which is to reduce the menace that is traffic 1

September 15, 2017 10:40 AM Matatus banned from CBD from next week

Nairobi County has moved to ban all public service vehicles from accessing the Central Business District (CBD) in drastic changes that take effect from next Wednesday. The gazette notice signed by acting county secretary Leboo ole Morintat revokes all previous gazette notices/letters allocating any other place as picking and dropping areas in CBD. “Maximum 1

September 15, 2017 10:23 AM Matatus to be barred from accessing Nairobi CBD in Gazette Notice

Nairobi County Government has in a Gazette Notice provided new rules that will bar Public Service Vehicles (PSVs) from accessing the Nairobi CBD. In the new rules which will take effect from next week on Wednesday (20/09/17), the county government has made changes to the omnibus termini and routes within the city. Routes accessing the CBD from Waiyaki 2

September 14, 2017 8:18 AM Nyeri Town MP files petition against CJ Maraga

Nyeri Town Member of Parliament Ngunjiri Wambugu has filed a petition at the Judicial Service Commission-JSC seeking the removal of Kenyan Chief Justice David Maraga from office following the nullification of the August 8th presidential election. In the 14-page petition, Wambugu claims that during the hearing and determination of the presidential petition

September 10, 2017 6:52 PM Kidero: I didn't give Nasa county cash

Former Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero has hit back at President Uhuru Kenyatta over claims he used county cash to finance opposition campaigns. This comes after President Kenyatta on Saturday in a rally at Uhuru Park alleged that funds from Nairobi County coffers were pilfered to support opposition activities instead of being used to launch projects to benefit 11

September 10, 2017 11:46 AM Raila says party will continue fundraising for campaigns

National super alliance (NASA) flag bearer Raila Odinga has told off members of the jubilee party over their continued criticism of the alliance strategy to fund raise for campaign funds. Speaking in Kajiado County, Raila said raising funds from well-wishers remain a standard practice across the globe. He however said such an initiative is a normal practice 2

September 10, 2017 10:23 AM Quit race if not ready, Uhuru Kenyatta tells Raila Odinga in scathing attack

President Uhuru Kenyatta addresses a public rally at Uhuru Park in Nairobi. [Edward Kiplimo, Standard] President Uhuru Kenyatta has accused the Opposition of scheming to drag the country through a crisis. Speaking Sunday during a rally at Uhuru Park, Nairobi, the President said the decision by the Supreme Court to nullify his “clear” victory on questionable 23

September 1, 2017 4:18 PM How Millie Odhiambo reacted to Supreme Court judgment

As National Super Alliance (Nasa) MPs crowded about in front of the cameras after the decision of the Supreme Court, Suba North MP Millie Odhiambo was on another level. She cast off her lawyer’s robe and flung herself on the ground behind the statue of the little naked boy with the fish. As she rose, she said, with tears in her eyes: “I had promised