MOMBASA Top Stories

Topix: A $13.8 bn railway project, linking Nairobi to Mombasa, will cut right through Nairobi National Park in Kenya. The Chinese-funded railway line is set to replace the colonial-era Lunatic Express, so-named for the dangerous building process that exposed workers...
Topix: Three major British tour operators are due to restart bookings to Kenyan beach resorts beginning September, bringing welcome relief to a beleaguered sector which has seen a sharp drop in tourist numbers over the last two years. The tour operators - Kuoni,...
All Africa: [Capital FM] Mombasa -Chief JusticeWilly Mutunga has threatened judges with fresh vetting if the increasing cases of corruption in the Judiciary are not contained. ......
Public Technologies: (Source: Allen & OveryLLP) ​A consortium of Kenyan and international banks, advised by Allen & Overy, has arranged a long-term facility of USD350 million for Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC). This represents 70% financing of a new 450km...
Inhabitat: A $13.8 bn railway project, linking Nairobi to Mombasa, will cut right through Nairobi National Park in Kenya. The Chinese-funded railway line is set to replace the colonial-era Lunatic Express, so-named for the dangerous building process that exposed workers...
All Africa: [Nation] Parents are up in arms against a four-day conference for more than 8,000 primary headteachers expected at ZayedHall in Mombasa starting Monday. ......
All Africa: [The Star] MOMBASA The county government was on Friday barred from recruiting 50 new nurses on permanent and pensionable terms before absorbing the old ones. ......
All Africa: [Daily News] Local lady golfer Madina Iddi, has stepped up preparations for this year's Ladies Coast OpenGolf tournament, to be held in Mombasa, Kenya from Tuesday to Saturday. ......
All Africa: [The Star] Bar owners on Friday were reprieved as the MombasaHigh Court barred the county government from implementing the new LiquorLicensing Act 2014 until the case opposing the law is determined. ......
All Africa: [The Star] SlainMombasa tycoon ShahidButt's second wife was arrested on Saturday as the succession battle over his business empire escalated. ......
All Africa: [Nation] Police in Mombasa have been allowed to hold a woman accused of recruiting five youth to join the Al-Shaabab militant group pending investigations. ......
Topix: Following requests from importers, the Kenya Bureau of Standards has given importers a one-month transition period to ensure smooth adoption of the new standardisation mark. KEBS held a successful meeting with importers and clearing agents drawn from Mombasa...
CNN: (CNN)Not far from Denver's abandoned Stapleton International Airport sits what's probably the saddest, most macabre collection of property owned by the U.S. government. Officially, it's called the National WildlifeProperty Repository. In reality, it holds...