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Bus-hailing apps in Kenya are facing their first major regulatory challenge

The move to disrupt Nairobi’s commuter transport system has hit a snag. Transport officials announced on Monday (Sept. 30)...

Nairobi gears up for motor show

Kenya's auto expo has attracted a good number of motor industry players, with 50 per cent of the slots already sold.

100 exhibitors line up for auto parts show in Nairobi

More than 100 exhibitors from local and international firms are set to feature in this year’s regional auto parts exhibition.

Four arrested in connection with carjacking syndicate in Nairobi

Detectives have in the last four days arrested four people who they believe are part of a gang that has been carjacking...

New online matatu gets Sh1.5bn funding for Nairobi

A new online-hailing matatu operator, SWVL, has secured Sh1.5 billion funding to finance an aggressive route expansion plan in Nairobi.

Electric taxis — a welcome drop in Nairobi’s pool of emissions

An electric taxi can travel 150 kilometers on full charge. As the Kenyan capital struggles with air pollution, electric taxis are seen...

Matatu crackdown nets tens of traffic offenders in Nairobi

Police officers attached to Parklands Police Station on Thursday morning conducted a crackdown on matatus plying the Limuru Road route.During the crackdown,...

Watch: Comedian Obinna Trolls Alcoblow Traffic Cop

Kenyan comedian Oga Obinna is crazy that much we know. The Jack of all trades in the Kenyan showbiz...

Freak Accident as Matatu Driver Runs Over Man After Alighting

A 25-year-old waiter was killed in a freak accident on Friday night after being run over by a matatu had alighted from.

Copy London to ease Nairobi traffic jams

Nairobi traffic jams cost Sh50 million in lost productivity per day, according to World Bank estimates. In 2014, Bloomberg reported that Kenya...

Woman Thrown Out of Speeding Matatu Dies

Police have launched investigations after a woman who was thrown out of a moving matatu succumbed to her injuries.

Nairobi to soon roll out Bus Rapid Transit system

Nairobi is set to become the first city in Kenya to roll out Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system by December 2019, after almost...

Daredevil stuntman or Nairobi’s most reckless tout? – VIDEO

A daredevil tout has left Kenyans mesmerized yet at the same time wondering whether he is the most reckless of their lot...

Uber thinks its data can solve Nairobi’s epic traffic jams

Nairobi’s residents like to complain that driving from the airport to the city center—a distance of only 17km (10 miles)—can sometimes take...

Three traffic police officers arrested for soliciting bribes in Nairobi

Three traffic police officers were Monday evening arrested for allegedly soliciting bribes from motorists along Nyerere Road in Nairobi.

Govt Issues Alert Over Increased Matatu Robberies in Nairobi

The government has issued an alert to all matatu users following an increase in robberies targeting them. Ruiru sub-county police...