Mombasa

Latest stories

12h
AllAfrica.com
CMA Banks on Islamic Financing to Arrest Interest Rates Law Shocksto news coming into the markets and with time we are going to fully understand
CMA Banks on Islamic Financing to Arrest Interest Rates Law Shocks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
to news coming into the markets and with time we are going to fully understand the implications of the law," he said in Mombasa. "We are working closely with the Kenya Bankers Association and Central Bank and are keenly watching the markets,"... Read more
14h
AllAfrica.com
Residents Suffer Liver, Stomach Diseases After Oil Spill in Thange Riverdiscovered traces of oil in shallow wells in the river bed, before they notifie
Residents Suffer Liver, Stomach Diseases After Oil Spill in Thange River
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
discovered traces of oil in shallow wells in the river bed, before they notified KPC. The company repaired a section of the Mombasa-Nairobi pipeline that was causing the spillage. Last week, KPC distributed maize, beans, and rice to three schools... Read more
14h
AllAfrica.com
Mombasa County Enters Partnership With Malaysian VarsityThe Mombasa County has entered into a partnership with a Malaysian university i
Mombasa County Enters Partnership With Malaysian Varsity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
The Mombasa County has entered into a partnership with a Malaysian university in a deal that will have students from the county wishing to study at the institution pay less fees. The deal with Management and Science University (MSU) of Malaysia also... Read more
17h
AllAfrica.com
Tourism Woes to Top Talks in Kenyatta's Visit to Coastin arrivals at the Coast during his tour of the region. The President is expec
Tourism Woes to Top Talks in Kenyatta's Visit to Coast
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
in arrivals at the Coast during his tour of the region. The President is expected to host a tourism summit at State House, Mombasa, on Wednesday. On Monday, hoteliers said easing of air travel and increased marketing should be at the top of the... Read more
17h
AllAfrica.com
Japan and Kenya Sign Sh27.3 Billion Deal to Build Dongo Kundu HubKenya has secured Sh27.3 billion from Japan to construct an industrial and comm
Japan and Kenya Sign Sh27.3 Billion Deal to Build Dongo Kundu Hub
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Kenya has secured Sh27.3 billion from Japan to construct an industrial and commercial hub in Dongo Kundu, Mombasa. The first phase of the Special Economic Zone (SEZ), which is expected to alter the coastal town in terms of infrastructure and... Read more
17h
AllAfrica.com
Villagers in Kilifi Protest Against Nominated Senator for Impounding Stray Livestockof Tsangatsini in Kaloleni, Kilifi County Monday held demonstrations to protest
Villagers in Kilifi Protest Against Nominated Senator for Impounding Stray Livestock
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
of Tsangatsini in Kaloleni, Kilifi County Monday held demonstrations to protest the confiscation of their animals by Mombasa Nominated Senator Emma Mbura at her farm. Carrying placards, the villagers marched for over 10 kilometres from their... Read more
18h
AllAfrica.com
EAC Tea Exports Risetrade volumes. This is contained in the latest report from Tea Brokers East Af
EAC Tea Exports Rise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
trade volumes. This is contained in the latest report from Tea Brokers East Africa Limited which shows that at the June Mombasa auction, nine million kilogramme bags were offered, up from the 7.4 million bags recorded in the same period last... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Top Officials Involved in PoachingPark in Kenya. Serengeti, whose ecosystem extends to Maasai Mara Game Reserve i
Top Officials Involved in Poaching
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Park in Kenya. Serengeti, whose ecosystem extends to Maasai Mara Game Reserve in Kenya, was found to be most affected while Mombasa Port is reported to be the major port for ivory to illegal buyers abroad. The Kenyan port accounted for over 10... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Cash-Strapped Uchumi Sheds Top Managers in Sh10 Million Planwere reports from the retail chain's quarters that managers were being forced t
Cash-Strapped Uchumi Sheds Top Managers in Sh10 Million Plan
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
were reports from the retail chain's quarters that managers were being forced to retire, with the Capital Centre branch on Mombasa road being heavily affected. The exercise was started in June but went on quietly until Friday, when some staff... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Kenyatta to Commission Second Container Terminal at Mombasa PortPresident Uhuru Kenyatta will on Friday commission the Mombasa port second cont
Kenyatta to Commission Second Container Terminal at Mombasa Port
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President Uhuru Kenyatta will on Friday commission the Mombasa port second container terminal (CT2), one of the biggest projects along the East African. The Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) said the project is part of the Jubilee administration's... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Region Classifies Hotels to Enable Joint East African Marketingcounties have been classified by the Tourism Regulatory Authority. Only five h
Region Classifies Hotels to Enable Joint East African Marketing
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
counties have been classified by the Tourism Regulatory Authority. Only five hotels received five-star rating. No hotel in Mombasa County, a popular tourist destination, was rated five-star. Popular brands like Serena Beach Resort, Sarova... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Japan Expected to Pledge Over U.S.$32 Billion for Projects in Africabe discussed at the Ticad VI summit in Nairobi. In infrastructure development,
Japan Expected to Pledge Over U.S.$32 Billion for Projects in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
be discussed at the Ticad VI summit in Nairobi. In infrastructure development, the plan has singled out Kenya's port of Mombasa, Nacala port in Mozambique and Cote d'Ivoire. In September last year, Uganda received $199.3 million for Kampala... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 27 August 2016Serengeti National Park was the hardest hit, followed by the Nairobi National P
African Press Review 27 August 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Serengeti National Park was the hardest hit, followed by the Nairobi National Park in Kenya, while Kenya's Port of Mombasa is the major gateway for exporting illegal ivory to overseas buyers. Tanzanian police to hunt down police killers... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Wildlife Bosses in Anti-Poaching Pactrangers have been posted at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Lunga Lung
Wildlife Bosses in Anti-Poaching Pact
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
rangers have been posted at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Lunga Lunga and Namanga border crossings and at the Mombasa port. Conservation stakeholders across the East Africa region have repeatedly raised their voices publicly to... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
NOC-K Boss Arrested, Detained in Muthaiga Over Rio Mishapsdisclosed that Paul will be taken to court on Monday. The DCI officers also ra
NOC-K Boss Arrested, Detained in Muthaiga Over Rio Mishaps
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
disclosed that Paul will be taken to court on Monday. The DCI officers also raided NOCK officers at the 2000 Plaza, Mombasa Road where they recovered hundreds of cartons containing Team Kenya uniforms for Rio Olympic Games. "The consignment... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Hoteliers Ask Kenyatta to Address Plummeting Tourism During State House SummitPresident Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to host a Tourism Summit at State House, M
Hoteliers Ask Kenyatta to Address Plummeting Tourism During State House Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to host a Tourism Summit at State House, Mombasa, on Wednesday morning. This month, the Head of State has held Summits at State House, Nairobi, including Transport and Infrastructure Summit and Agriculture... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Mining Firm to Sponsor Kenya Mineral TalksResources Limited, which runs its flagship development, Kwale Mineral Sands Pro
Mining Firm to Sponsor Kenya Mineral Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Resources Limited, which runs its flagship development, Kwale Mineral Sands Project, in Kwale County, 50 kilometrs south of Mombasa. Schwarw said: "Another key message is to demonstrate to potential investors the efforts being undertaken by the... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Top Premier League Sides Suffer Shock Defeatsearly in the fifth minute to kick out the James Nandwa-coached side from the co
Top Premier League Sides Suffer Shock Defeats
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
early in the fifth minute to kick out the James Nandwa-coached side from the competition . At the Mbaraki Sports Club in Mombasa, Bandari cruised to the quarter-finals after beating Bidco United 1-0. Ugandan midfielder Musa Mudde scored the... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
RDCs Warn Chinese Firm on Delayed WorksWhen completed, this road will provide an alternative route to Kenya, making it
RDCs Warn Chinese Firm on Delayed Works
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
When completed, this road will provide an alternative route to Kenya, making it easy to access the Indian Ocean Port of Mombasa. According to the Uganda National Roads' Authority, the road is scheduled to be completed by August 2017. In... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Profile - One Woman's Escape From Hellhouse, heard the commotion and came to her rescue. Esther's husband was upset
Profile - One Woman's Escape From Hell
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
house, heard the commotion and came to her rescue. Esther's husband was upset by a week-long trip she had taken to Mombasa. When she returned, he accused her of prostituting herself and of neglecting their child. "That night was my turning... Read more
2d
Super Sport
Mudde strike sees off Bidcoto the quarterfinals of the GOtv Shield following their 1-0 win over stubborn N
Mudde strike sees off Bidco
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
to the quarterfinals of the GOtv Shield following their 1-0 win over stubborn National Super League outfit Bidco United in Mombasa. Veteran Ugandan import Musa Mudde, who scored in the 2015 final against Nakumatt, bagged the all-important goal to... Read more
2d
AllAfrica.com
Speed Up Stadium Repairswork must be carried out with haste on the Kisumu County Stadium, the Nyayo Nat
Speed Up Stadium Repairs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
work must be carried out with haste on the Kisumu County Stadium, the Nyayo National Stadium, and the Mombasa County Stadium -- the three other venues earmarked to host matches. If these stadiums are renovated to the required... Read more
2d
AllAfrica.com
'Nation' Sports Journalist Bags Award for Exemplary WorkStandard Group Limited Journalists Ernest Ndunda and Moses Baya at the Aga Khan
'Nation' Sports Journalist Bags Award for Exemplary Work
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Standard Group Limited Journalists Ernest Ndunda and Moses Baya at the Aga Khan Academy during the third edition of the Mombasa open Tong-IL Moo-Do International Martial Arts Championship. Mr Hoshiko who was accompanied the President of the... Read more
2d
AllAfrica.com
Rush Is On to Get East Africa's Oil, Gas to the Marketwhile Kenya has already devised an alternative plan that will see its oil move
Rush Is On to Get East Africa's Oil, Gas to the Market
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
while Kenya has already devised an alternative plan that will see its oil move by road to Eldoret, then by train to Mombasa and into the export market. The $32 million Leseru-Lokichar Road, which is expected to connect the remote Turkana... Read more
3d
AllAfrica.com
Suspended Youth Fund Pair Face 12 Counts of Corruption Chargeswere charged alongside the directors of Quorandum Limited Mukuria Ngamau and Do
Suspended Youth Fund Pair Face 12 Counts of Corruption Charges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
were charged alongside the directors of Quorandum Limited Mukuria Ngamau and Doreen Waithera who were flown in from Mombasa on Friday to answer to the multiple charges before an anti-corruption court in Nairobi. The Youth Fund officials... Read more
3d
AllAfrica.com
What Kenya, Africa Stand to Gain From Japan's Key Forumconstruction, for instance, always comes with high technology. For instance, du
What Kenya, Africa Stand to Gain From Japan's Key Forum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
construction, for instance, always comes with high technology. For instance, during the construction of the Mombasa Port Development project, the Japanese contractor trained high skilled welders which did not exist in Kenya... Read more
57 related stories
4d
AllAfrica.com
Labour Court Judges Irked By AG's Comments on Their Rulingsand lawful manner," Justice Abuodha told his colleagues on the fourth day of th
Labour Court Judges Irked By AG's Comments on Their Rulings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
and lawful manner," Justice Abuodha told his colleagues on the fourth day of their conference at Whitesands Resort in Mombasa. According to him, "there were a lot of wrong things happening" in State parastatals and public bodies that required... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
Senate Approves IEBC Report As National Assembly Dithersbefore nominations for independents to give losers a chance to run on other pla
Senate Approves IEBC Report As National Assembly Dithers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
before nominations for independents to give losers a chance to run on other platforms. Migori Senator Wilfred Machage and Mombasa Senator Hassan Omar also opposed the law, saying many MPs and governors would not have been elected having decamped... Read more
2 related stories
4d
AllAfrica.com
African Hopefuls Head to the Beachside, they started training about six weeks ago which is good for them. But I'm
African Hopefuls Head to the Beach
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
side, they started training about six weeks ago which is good for them. But I'm certain that the Black Sharks will go to Mombasa and win. We are not complacent at all, the boys are very focused and willing to fly the flag of Ghana... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
Fuel Additives Good for Motorists - Governmentfuels for 20 years, including Formula Shell, Diesel Extra and Unleaded Extra.
Fuel Additives Good for Motorists - Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
fuels for 20 years, including Formula Shell, Diesel Extra and Unleaded Extra. "All fuel is the same when it reaches Mombasa Port. However, what differentiates it is the products added to enhance its use," he said. Mr Paulsen said when the... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
Reforms in Mining Industry Underway, PS Saysindustry. Mining Principal Secretary Ibrahim Mohamed told delegates attending
Reforms in Mining Industry Underway, PS Says
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
industry. Mining Principal Secretary Ibrahim Mohamed told delegates attending an international conference for auditors in Mombasa that as a regulator, the ministry had developed policies to promote the industry for socio-economic development. "In... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
Bickering Frustrates Zimbabwe's Economyare working on: Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) Project (US$3,8 billion): Constru
Bickering Frustrates Zimbabwe's Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
are working on: Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) Project (US$3,8 billion): Construction of a 609km SGR project linking port of Mombasa and Nairobi is set to finish in 2017. Lamu Port (Indian Ocean) or Lapset Project (US$26 billion): Proposed... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
KQ Says Plane Was Forced to Land in Mombasa to Comply With IATA RulesBy Brian Moseti and Mohamed Ahmed A Kenya Airways plane landed in Mombasa afte
KQ Says Plane Was Forced to Land in Mombasa to Comply With IATA Rules
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
By Brian Moseti and Mohamed Ahmed A Kenya Airways plane landed in Mombasa after it developed technical issues on Tuesday night. Flight KQ 761 developed a technical hitch after taking off from South Africa on its way to Kenya. The hitch started over... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
Tullow Raises Kenya's Oil Export Hopes With March 2017 Production DateState House's plan to have the oil transported by road from Turkana to Eldoret
Tullow Raises Kenya's Oil Export Hopes With March 2017 Production Date
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
State House's plan to have the oil transported by road from Turkana to Eldoret for onward delivery by train to the port of Mombasa -- a distance of 1,089 kilometres. "Following President Kenyatta's directive that exportation of Kenya's first oil... Read more
2 related stories
5d
AllAfrica.com
Kenya to Be an Oil Exporting Country in June 2017be ready to start oil exportation in June 2017. The oil will be transported by
Kenya to Be an Oil Exporting Country in June 2017
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
be ready to start oil exportation in June 2017. The oil will be transported by road from Lokichar in Turkana County to Mombasa where it will be exported. He said initially 2,000 barrels will be produced per day, adding that Tullow Oil is... Read more
2 related stories
5d
FIFA
African hopefuls head to the beachside, they started training about six weeks ago which is good for them. But I’m
African hopefuls head to the beach
FIFA / Posted 5 days ago
side, they started training about six weeks ago which is good for them. But I’m certain that the Black Sharks will go to Mombasa and win. We are not complacent at all, the boys are very focused and willing to fly the flag of Ghana... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
Tullow Tells Kenyatta It Will Start Exporting Oil in Junebe ready to start oil exportation in June 2017. The oil will be transported by
Tullow Tells Kenyatta It Will Start Exporting Oil in June
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
be ready to start oil exportation in June 2017. The oil will be transported by road from Lokichar in Turkana County to Mombasa, where it will be exported. He said initially 2,000 barrels will be produced per day, adding that Tullow Oil is... Read more
2 related stories
5d
AllAfrica.com
Sports Family Firmly United in Mourning Isaiah Kiplagatsports in Kenya. He was the main man behind Kenya's successful bid to award Ken
Sports Family Firmly United in Mourning Isaiah Kiplagat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
sports in Kenya. He was the main man behind Kenya's successful bid to award Kenya both the cross country championships in Mombasa (held in 2007) and next year's World Youth Championship. He literally organised, presented and protected those bids,"... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
Judges Want Law Changed to Give More Time to Presidential Petitionand determination of presidential petition. Justice David Maraga, speaking on
Judges Want Law Changed to Give More Time to Presidential Petition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
and determination of presidential petition. Justice David Maraga, speaking on the side-lines of the Judges colloquium in Mombasa on Tuesday, noted that the 14-day limit rule was catastrophic in dealing with the presidential petition. "If you... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
Senate Approves Report On IEBC Reformsnominations should be conducted before nominations for independents to give los
Senate Approves Report On IEBC Reforms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
nominations should be conducted before nominations for independents to give losers a chance to run on other platforms. Mombasa Senator Hassan Omar also opposed the law, saying many MPs and governors would not have been elected having decamped... Read more
2 related stories
5d
Western Advocate
Parade | The definition of newParade picked up in a book this week: there is supposedly a “man-eaters junctio
Parade | The definition of new
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
Parade picked up in a book this week: there is supposedly a “man-eaters junction” on the rail line between Nairobi and Mombasa in Kenya. That grisly name comes from the man-eating lions that preyed on workers building the railway back in the... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
ARM Banks on Sh14 Billion UK-Owned Fund Injection to Kick Start Kitui Plantat a time when Kenya's cement industry is facing margin pressures as a result o
ARM Banks on Sh14 Billion UK-Owned Fund Injection to Kick Start Kitui Plant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
at a time when Kenya's cement industry is facing margin pressures as a result of increased competition from new players such as Savannah Cement, Mombasa Cement, and National Cement - resulting in cement prices remaining flat for more than a d... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
Senators Rattle Laidback Governorsof devolution. Senators eyeing the governorship are Prof Anyang Nyong'o (Kisum
Senators Rattle Laidback Governors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
of devolution. Senators eyeing the governorship are Prof Anyang Nyong'o (Kisumu), Chris Obure (Kisii), Hassan Omar (Mombasa), Boni Khalwale (Kakamega), Mike Sonko (Nairobi), Kiraitu Murungi (Meru) David Musila (Kitui), Kembi Gitura... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
Imams to Fight Radicalisation in Schoolsin secondary schools at the Coast. The program, which was started last week in
Imams to Fight Radicalisation in Schools
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
in secondary schools at the Coast. The program, which was started last week in Kwale County, has now been extended to Mombasa where more than 200 students are targeted. About 100 students from Kwale were trained on shunning extremism. On... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
Bid to Halt CJ Hiring Opposedwrong, quash the process and allow it to start afresh," said lawyer. Justice O
Bid to Halt CJ Hiring Opposed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
wrong, quash the process and allow it to start afresh," said lawyer. Justice Odunga who was sitting at the High Court in Mombasa as a result of the ongoing judges' colloquium currently going on at the coastal city will deliver his ruling on... Read more
5d
Super Sport
President Hayatou set for Nairobi visita preliminary check of facilities as Kenya prepares to host the prestigious eve
President Hayatou set for Nairobi visit
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
a preliminary check of facilities as Kenya prepares to host the prestigious event from 11 January – 2 February 2018 in four venues over three localities. Other than sit-downs then, the delegation toured Kisumu Stadium, Mombasa Stadium, Kinoru Stad... Read more
6d
Japan Today
Japan takes aid show to Africa in China's shadow ‹ Japan Todayunder tender at the moment include the $250 million first phase of expansion at
Japan takes aid show to Africa in China's shadow ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 6 days ago
under tender at the moment include the $250 million first phase of expansion at the congested Kenyan port of Mombasa, as well as the resurfacing, widening and construction of roads in cities and on rural highways. As well as... Read more
2 related stories
6d
KRCR TV Redding
Kenyan athletics head Kiplagat dies after a long illnessAK's leader, his notable milestones include the successful hosting of the 2007
Kenyan athletics head Kiplagat dies after a long illness
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 days ago
AK's leader, his notable milestones include the successful hosting of the 2007 world cross country championships in Mombasa, the winning of the bid to stage the 2017 world under-17 championships in Nairobi and the 2010 CAA Africa athletics... Read more
6d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Kenyan athletics head Kiplagat dies after a long illnessAK's leader, his notable milestones include the successful hosting of the 2007
Kenyan athletics head Kiplagat dies after a long illness
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
AK's leader, his notable milestones include the successful hosting of the 2007 world cross country championships in Mombasa, the winning of the bid to stage the 2017 world under-17 championships in Nairobi and the 2010 CAA Africa athletics... Read more
6d
AllAfrica.com
How Leader of Al-Qaeda in East Africa Was Killedthe FBI's most wanted terrorists. The same Fazul was held responsible for the
How Leader of Al-Qaeda in East Africa Was Killed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the FBI's most wanted terrorists. The same Fazul was held responsible for the November 2002 terror bombing of a hotel in Mombasa and the attempt to shoot down an Israeli airliner with surface to air missiles. This very dangerous man was also... Read more
More

People in this news