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GARISSA TOWN GETS A MAJOR FACELIFT

Residents of Garissa have every reason to appreciate these new developments that have expanded and urbanized the town. These projects have helped create employment, improved security, drainage and living standards of the people with business enterprises sprouting. Read More

KURA TO MEET STAKEHOLDERS ON DECONGESTION OF KILIMANI AREA IN NAIROBI

Kenya Urban Roads Authority will conduct a Stakeholders Consultation forum on Thursday 12th May, 2016 at the Conference Hall, School of Dental Sciences, University of Nairobi, along Argwings Kodhek Road in an effort to brainstorm and listen to the public on the best way to decongest Kilimani area. Read More

KURA PARTNERS WITH POLICE AND NTSA TO PROMOTE ROAD SAFETY AMONG MOTORCYLE RIDERS

The Motor cycle operators have been urged to be more vigilant and strictly adhere to the highway-code to avert the rising number of casualties involving motor cycles. Speaking during a sensitization campaign on 4th April, 2016, KURA Board Director Lucy Mathenge called for sobriety and discipline among the operators. ‘The high number of accidents involving […] Read More

KURA WINS CASE AGAINST COMPAR INVESTMENTS LTD

Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA) has won a land mark case that is going to be a reference point of many future cases related to grabbed public land. In a High Court ruling delivered on 5th February, 2016, Judge Isaac Lenaola ruled that National Lands Commission has mandate to review Compar Investment grant if it […] Read More

Routine maintenance of Nairobi County roads launched

Kenya Urban Roads Authority, (KURA) has enlisted thirty Contractors to undertake routine maintenance and improve current state of roads in Nairobi. Speaking during the Launch on 12th February, 2016, KURA’s Acting Director General Eng. Silas Kinoti informed the Contractors that Kenyans expect quality service delivery from them. He called for teamwork with KURA staff for […] Read More

The Construction of Waiyaki Redhiil Link Road and Ngong Road – Langata Link Awarded

Nairobi City is set to get two new roads following the award of Waiyaki Redhill Link Road and Ngong Road –Langata Link.  The Authority has awarded contracts that are meant to decongest the City and are due to start in March, 2016. The projects include the Construction of a new road to link Ngong Road […] Read More

Dualling of Ngong Road to Commence in April, 2016

The dualling of Ngong Road (C60/C 61) Phase 1 is set to commence in April, 2016. This follows the award of the contract to World Kaihatsu Kogyo(WKK) Limited a Japanese based construction company. The company emerged the lowest bidder beating two other pre-qualified companies Konoike and Toda Construction Companies. The negotiated contract was signed in […] Read More

Kapsoya Roads in Eldoret, Uasin Gishu County Substantially Complete

The Development of road network helps transform the socio-economic status of a society. This is indeed true and as the transformation of the hitherto dormant Eldoret town can attest to this since the construction of Kapsoya Road. This eastern part of Eldoret town used to be a nightmare for residents. It has ironically become a […] Read More