U.K firm to design new Nairobi Central Railway station

  • The announcement by the governments follows discussions held between President Uhuru Kenyatta and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson in January 2020.
  • President Kenyatta requested for UK’s support in the project.
  • UK financing arm, British International Investment (BII) will invest an estimated Ksh.5.7 billion into the Equity Group.

United Kingdom based firm Atkins Global will design the new Nairobi Central Railway Station.

The announcement by the governments follows discussions held between President Uhuru Kenyatta and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson in January 2020, where President Kenyatta requested for UK’s support in the project.

At the same time, UK financing arm, British International Investment (BII) will invest an estimated Ksh.5.7 billion into the Equity Group.

The pair of deals announced on Tuesday marks the resumption of infrastructure ties between Kenya and the UK.

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