Author: LivinginNairobi

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Getting Around Nairobi

Getting around Nairobi can be a challenge due to limited information on the existing public transport system, and the chaotic and reckless behaviour of most public transport operators in the city. The Nairobi City...

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August 7th Memorial Park

The August 7th Memorial Park at the intersection of Moi Avenue and Haile Selasie Avenue was the site of a bombing attack in 1998. It features a beautifully landscaped garden, sculptures made out of...

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Public Libraries

The city of Nairobi has public libraries situated in the central business district, as well as in some of the outskirts, as indicated below. Most of these facilities are operated by various state organs,...

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Commuter Train Service in Nairobi

Commuter train services were introduced in Nairobi in the 1980s to provide a low cost public transport alternative to the urban poor in the city, following a crippling economic inflation the country was experiencing...

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Water Supply to Nairobi

Nairobi residents face many challenges in their day to day lives in the city. None of the hurdles matches water shortages in the adverse impact it has on the city’s residents. So where does...