The government has failed to pay Ksh.428.6 million to Chinese contractors who built the Thika Super Highway.
An audit done for the Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) shows the pending bills to be Ksh. 428,623,554 as of June 30, 2021.
Auditor-General Nancy Gathungu stated that the penalty
The Kenya National Highway Authority (KeNHA) has temporarily put to a stop the ongoing construction of a footbridge at Witeithie along Thika Superhighway.
This follows a public uproar and numerous complaints over a
prolonged gridlock at the area for almost two days.
“Section of Thika Superhighway at Witeithie
A heavy traffic is expected this weekend along Thika Superhighway at Allsopps which will be under closure to facilitate the installation of overpass concrete beams on the ongoing construction of Outer Ring Road overpass.
Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA) issued a statement on Wednesday stating that