Richard Leakey commissions Sh10bn museum in Turkana

Kenyan paleoanthropologist Richard Leakey has hired world-renowned architect Daniel Libeskind to design a Sh10 billion museum in Turkana, setting in motion a project that he has been promoting since 2015. According to an article published by The Independent, a London-based…
Construction of Kenya’s largest warehouse kicks off in Kiambu

Africa Logistics Properties (ALP) has begun construction of a modern grade-A logistics and distribution warehouse complex in Kiambu County, as the company seeks to meet the rising demand for high quality storage facilities from global logistic firms venturing into Kenya.…
Forget homes, Kenyan developers have found a new money-maker

A deficiency of modern warehouse and industrial space has seen developers betting on large tracts of vacant land across Nairobi for new development, in a move that is likely to further fuel the on-going construction boom. Although the industrial market…
Cytonn breaks ground on Sh15 billion Ruiru mixed-use project

Investments and real estate developer Cytonn has broken ground on its Sh15 billion mixed-use project that seeks to bring urban lifestyle to the Ruiru district of Kiambu County. The 100-acre development, which will be known as RiverRun Estates, comprises 1,258…
Landlords panic as Nairobi struggles to fill its offices

A walk into many of the glittering office buildings that have recently sprouted up across Nairobi reveals something rather disturbing. Empty floors and deserted basement parking lots are the exact opposite of what would be expected in the context of…
Nairobi’s oldest shopping mall undergoes Sh4 billion revamp

Nairobi’s oldest shopping mall, Sarit Centre, is undergoing a Sh4 billion expansion that will help consolidate its customer based in the wake of intensified competition from new entrants such as the Two Rivers Mall, Garden City, and The Hub Karen.…
7 Key benefits of the Mombasa-Nairobi standard gauge railway

Construction of the Sh327 billion Mombasa-Nairobi standard gauge railway was recently concluded and the facility is now operational after the inauguration of the cargo and passenger service trains on Tuesday and Wednesday respectively. The Mombasa-Nairobi SGR, which has been underway…