Section of Nairobi Expressway closed amid ongoing demos

By , K24 Digital
On Wed, 12 Jul, 2023 14:42 | < 1 min read
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A section of the Nairobi Expressway was closed on Wednesday, July 12, 2023 as services remain unavailable at three toll stations.

In a statement, MOJA Expressway company informed motorists that the temporary closure of Mlolongo, Syokimau and SGR toll stations has been occasioned by the ongoing protests.

"We regret to inform you that a section of the Nairobi Expressway toll services have been temporarily halted at Mlolongo, Syokimau and SGR Toll Stations due to the ongoing demonstrations," part of the statement read assuring motorists that efforts to restore nomalcy are underway.

Further, motorists have been notified on various routes to use.

"For your safety, we urge all motorists plying the Westlands-Mlolongo route to exit from JKIA and Mlolongo-Westlands bound motorists may safely join the road from JKIA Toll Station. In case of an incident or accident, call the 24/7 rescue hotline on 0111 039888."

This comes amid ongoing countrywide demonstrations led by Azimio la Umoja - One Kenya coalition leader Raila Odinga to protest the rising cost of living among other grievances.

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