Tag: SGR Trains

Uhuru to make maiden Mombasa-Nairobi SGR trip next week

| May 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Uhuru to make maiden Mombasa-Nairobi SGR trip next week

President Uhuru Kenyatta will commission the first phase of the Standard Gauge Railway in Mombasa on May 31. Senior Chinese officials will attend the launch, State House spokesperson Manoah Esipisu said on Sunday. “In the past few years, China has been a loyal partner in our transformation agenda, particularly on physical infrastructure,” he noted. Esipisu […]

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Photos of SGR Trains Hostesses That Are Ready To Serve You

| May 19, 2017 | 1 Comment
Photos of SGR Trains Hostesses That Are Ready To Serve You

The clock is ticking, the time is nigh. In exactly 2 weeks, the SGR passenger train will commence services, marking the first time in a century that Kenya has built and successfully operationilized a railway. It has been a long journey with many setbacks, oppositions and questions. Finally, Kenyans will be able to enjoy safe, […]

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1st SGR train will leave Mombasa on June 1 – CS

| March 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
1st SGR train will leave Mombasa on June 1 – CS

The first SGR train will leave Mombasa station for Nairobi on June 1. Transport CS James Macharia said phase one of construction is 99 per cent complete. The railway project from Mombasa to Nairobi will cost Sh327 billion. Macharia said tracks have been laid from Mombasa to Nairobi South in readiness for the first run. […]

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Leaked PHOTOS :The Actual SGR Trains Spotted at a Chinese Factory

| December 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
Leaked PHOTOS :The Actual SGR Trains Spotted at a Chinese Factory

The impending arrival of the locomotives to be used along the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) is the sure indication that the project is coming to an end. The locomotives and passenger coaches are expected to arrive in the next few weeks, and from pictures doing rounds on social media, it seems all that is remaining […]

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