Nairobi City County News

Chelugui: Professionals to run water firms

“Why would Nairobi City County for instance appoint a technical manager for Nairobi Water Company who does not know where the pipes are?” he posed.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

Sonko given 7 days to name deputy failure Nairobi county government risks dissolution Kenya News

The young scholars warned failure to name the new deputy governor would lead to dissolution of the Nairobi City County Government.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

Counties’ wage bill hits Sh37.1bn despite austerity calls

Nairobi City County reported the highest expenditure on personnel emoluments at Sh3.39 billion, followed by Machakos and Nakuru counties at Sh1.65 billion and Sh1.48 billion, respectively,” Ms Odhiambo says in the report.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 13, 2019

Two arrested over land grabbing in Nairobi’s South C

Speaking during the demolition exercise acting County Secretary Pauline Waititu reiterated Governor Sonko’s remarks saying that the Nairobi City County Government won’t tolerate impunity and corruption.

Capital News , Kenya Jan 13, 2019

Sonko defers naming deputy governor

"Dear Nairobians, it is with a heavy heart that I resign my seat as elected Deputy Governor of Nairobi City County effective 1pm on Jan 31, 2018.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 11, 2019

One year after Igathe quit, will Sonko name new deputy?

"Dear Nairobians, it is with a heavy heart that I resign from my seat as elected Deputy Governor of Nairobi City County effective 1 pm on Jan 31, 2018.

The Star , Kenya Jan 11, 2019

Nairobi gets Sh152mn from UK for disaster management

The three day closed door meeting will have invitees from the World Bank, UN agencies and across the Nairobi City County and other officials from the National Government.

Capital News , Kenya Jan 11, 2019

Nairobi sends most students to national schools

According to the analysis, Nairobi City County will supply 3,152 students, the highest number of all the counties.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 5, 2019

EDITORIAL: Blanket ban on 14-seater matatus is not practical

Whereas the implementation of the Legal Notice from January 1, 2019 could be long overdue in addressing congestion in our cities, there is need for the sector regulator and the Ministry of Transport to exercise extreme caution to avert a transport crisis similar to what was witnessed when the Nairobi City County unilaterally banned all matatus from accessing the Central Business District on December 4.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 3, 2019

Experts, locals and MPs differ on fate of Nairobi Dam

Mr Patrick Analo Akivaga, an urban planning specialist working in the Nairobi City County, agrees.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 3, 2019