Kenya - Nairobi-Thika Highway Improvement Project

Project Summary

Approval Date 21 Nov 2007
Signature Date 26 Nov 2007
Planned Completion Date 30 Jun 2015
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Dec 2015
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Transport
DAC Sector Code 21023
Environmental Category 1
Commitment U.A 119,160,940.07
Status Completion

Project Objectives

The sector goals of the project are to: i) contribute to improve the accessibility, affordability, and reliability of the transport infrastructure system to promote economic growth and socio' economic development in Kenya; and ii) contribute to regional integration in the eastern and horn of Africa regions. The objectives of the project are: (i) Improve road transport services along the Nairobi-Thika corridor and enhance urban mobility within the metropolitan area by reducing traffic congestion; (ii) Contribute to the development of a sustainable urban public transit system for the Nairobi Metropolitan Area; and (iii) Promote private sector participation in the management, operation, and financing of road infrastructure in Kenya.

Participating Organization

African Development Fund
Government Of Kenya
Ministry of Public Works


IATI identifier 46002-P-KE-DB0-018
Last Update 26 Jan 2023


Contact Details

Name KATALA Jumbe Naligia

Geographic Location

Country Kenya
Coordinates Location Name
-1.28333 36.83333 Nairobi
-1.08333 37.0833 Thika District
-1.21735 36.9012 Gatharaini
-1.20549 36.9139 Githurai
-1.18333 37.1167 Juja
-1.25 36.8333 Muthaiga
-1.26667 36.8333 Pangani
-1.15 36.9667 Ruiru
-1.03326 37.0693 Thika