A looming standoff between Nairobi county and matatu operators has been contained following a decision by City Hall to extend the deadline for payment of parking fee.
Matatu operators have urged Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko to reduce seasonal parking fees for PSVs.
City Hall Director of Parking Services Tom Tinega noted non-gazetted bus stages in the Central Business District have led to increase in chaos and confusion even as the county aims to streamline the transport sector.
Director of parking Tom Tinega announced City Hall has suspended with immediate effect all illegal picking and drop off points for commuters within the CBD.
The National Transport Safety Authority (NTSA) has given the matatus operating in Bomet, Narok and Kericho counties one week to regularise their fares or have their licences withdrawn.
KAPS has also expressed interest in taking over the collection of Nairobi County government parking fees three days after Jambo Pay announced its intention to exit City Hall.
INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this Friday in Abuja at a meeting with the states Resident Electoral Commissioners RECs to review the level of the commission’s preparedness for next Saturday’s polls.
The launch comes less than a week after JamboPay announced it's intention not to renew its automated revenue collection contract with City Hall which ends in April.
The Mombasa County government has awarded Nairobi-based payments technology company Riverbank Solutions a lucrative contract to digitise revenue collection including parking and market fees.
Nairobi County Government is set to replace its existing revenue management system with a new infrastructure in a move to seal loopholes and maximise tax collection.
Kakamega Governor Wycliffe Oparanya has sharply differed with Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka over the latter's proposal to hand President Uhuru Kenyatta a third presidential term.
The Nairobi County government has issued a notice to matatu operators to ensure that their vehicles stop using illegal pick-up and drop-off points.
Mr Cyrus Riungu, a taxi driver who has been operating at the Tuskys terminus, accused police of disregarding the law in evicting them, saying they were compliant.
The Council of Governors (CoG) has been urged to intervene to avert nurses’ strike set to start on Monday over failure by several counties to implement a return-to-work deal agreed on two years ago.
City Hall is set to change its electronic revenue platform as it moves to retire the Local Authority Integrated Financial Operations Management System (Laifoms) ahead of expiry of the JamboPay deal.
INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this Friday at a meeting with states Resident Electoral Commissioners RECs in Abuja.
Sending money to another bank across borders is not as simple as domestic interbank transfers, as everything from currency conversion to criminal screening must be conducted to ensure the legitimacy of the transaction.
They termed the move as ill advised while vowing to continue operating in the city centre, regardless of the harsh punishment they might face.
Gor Mahia chairman Ambrose Rachie says the club has insufficient funds to cater for their journey to Angola for their Caf Confederation Cup fixture against Petro Atletico.
Appearing before the Public Accounts Committee (PAC), ICT executive Newton Munene could not explain why the contract was not terminated a year since recommendations by county assembly.
If it is not possible to reclaim a payment you have sent in error — for instance if the recipient disputes its return — you will be notified of the outcome within some working days from the point of your enquiry and in many cases much sooner.