Guests prepare for the ground breaking ceremony. Upon completion, NSSF projects to turn around upto Kshs 100million lease income from various tenants.

The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) has officially kicked off construction works to complete the 39 storey Hazina Trade Centre in Nairobi. The construction works to be, completed at a contracted cost of Kshs 6.7billion will involve the construction of a 31-storey office tower at the existing Hazina Trade Centre location. The proposed Hazina Trade Centre Towers will feature an ...

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INSET : A picture of the oil drilling machine

Barely a month after the nurses went on strike and the teachers followed suit, another form of strike came to life and this time round it bore good news in the form of an oil strike. Tullow oil, the British multinational firm, has since made big developments on the oil exploration process. Drilling that begun in May this year bore ...

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Garden City will be a destination retail centre and a primary catchment area of 1.5 million people.

Garden City, the USD250million upcoming mixed-use development set on 32 acres of land on Nairobi’s Thika Highway has once again scored another first after being granted the Vision 2030 Private Sector partnership project status. The endorsement by Vision 2030 Delivery Board (VDB) elevates the status of the project as the biggest and most innovative real estate development that represents a ...

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This Mega Project is part of the Bypass project and it sneaks into the rich high class settlement of Nairobi and Kiambu counties

Guess The Mega Project 2

With the rapid urbanisation in Nairobi, the city has come face the largest rual to urban migration of population in search for better livelihoods. With such came need to de-congest the city and provide a reliable network of roads for motorists avoiding the city centre during transit. The Nairobi Bypass Project master plan was conceived. 3 Highways, Northern, Eastern and ...

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Spectacular lanes at Ruaraka.

The Nairobi-Thika Highway was officially opened in November 2012 in a momentous occasion which took place at 2 locations along the highway. The Nairobi-Thika Highway cost KSh 32 billion, the most expensive highway in Kenya to date. The construction of this highway, which was contracted to 3 Chinese firms, touched many residents in one way or another. Motorists have had ...

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Road shoulders are made with similar standards like the Nairobi-Thika Highway. This section is off limits to traffic.

The Junction of Langata Road, Forest Edge Road and Magadi Road has long been the source of endless traffic snarl-up on the roads with motorists spending hours at the spot. Despite the occasional traffic policeman, things gets worse as darkness sets in. The expansion of Langata Road will include the construction of an interchange at the Bomas junction ensuring smooth ...

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It has a generous amount of blue glass windows which match well with the general colour of the finishing.

Guess The Mega Project

The Nairobi city skyline has long been dominated by the likes of KICC, Times Tower and Nyayo House. In the recent past investors have moved in to set-up tall skyscrapers rising upto 30 Floors, seeking to dominate the skies above. Up until recently, the new KCB Headquarters under-construction  in Upperhill will soon be accorded with this title of being the ...

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Olkaria Geothermal in Naivasha. The Japanese want to play a key role in Kenya’s plan to develop 5,000 MW of geothermal power.

The Japanese want to play a key role in Kenya’s plan to develop 5,000 megawatts of geothermal electricity. Though the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Japan is seeking Kenya’s nod to allow it develop the country’s master plan on geothermal development. Speaking in Nairobi on Friday at the signing of a grant to the Geothermal Development Company (GDC), JICA’s industrial ...

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