James Macharia

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James Macharia told : “The design infrastructure is going on under Kenha which has estimated the cost to be Sh5.8 billion,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, September 21, 2019 11:50:00 AM EAT

James Macharia told : “The design infrastructure is going on under Kenha which has estimated the cost to be Sh5.8 billion,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, September 19, 2019 10:59:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "Therefore, contrary to the concerns raised by some stakeholders, the SGR will not kill road transport but merely supplement it so as to facilitate the seamless movement of goods and people," External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, September 12, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “Japan continues to be an important partner in implementing critical infrastructure projects in Kenya,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, September 8, 2019 10:20:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "Works on the second and third berth are expected to be completed in October and we shall be going there [in Lamu] to officially commission the project later in the year," External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 3, 2019 6:49:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “It is true that they met last week and I am awaiting their report. At the same time, we have given the management full support as they renegotiate the CBA with the pilots. "Our position is clear, that we will not allow any sabotage of such a national asset from any quarters as we try to seek the best for the airline,” External link

theCitizen Monday, August 26, 2019 4:38:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “It is true that they met last week and I am awaiting their report. At the same time, we have given the management full support as they renegotiate the CBA with the pilots. "Our position is clear, that we will not allow any sabotage of such a national asset from any quarters as we try to seek the best for the airline,” External link

nation-ke Monday, August 26, 2019 9:20:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We are going to float the available opportunities to leaders of the neighbouring nations during the launch,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:48:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “Once the directive resumes, we expect to haul more than 1,200 containers every day apart from the passenger services and by doing so, we shall break even and have funds to start paying the loan,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, August 13, 2019 10:27:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “Further to a meeting held with the acting Head of Valuation, and the NLC on July 9 2019, the Authority (KAA) is required to submit the following documents prior to commencement of the valuation exercise,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, August 13, 2019 10:27:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We expect to start competing in the trans-shipment market as the first super post-Panamax vessel is set to dock at Lamu Port before the end of this year,” “We expect more ships in transit to the Dar Salaam port. The Lamu port will boost Africa intra-trade as it can host largest ships which cannot dock in the port of Mombasa” External link

EastAfrican Monday, August 12, 2019 9:39:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We expect to start competing in the trans-shipment market as the first super post-Panamax vessel is set to dock at Lamu Port before the end of this year,” “We expect more ships in transit to the Dar Salaam port. The Lamu port will boost Africa intra-trade as it can host largest ships which cannot dock in the port of Mombasa” External link

jamiiforums Monday, August 12, 2019 9:12:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “It will also accelerate investment in the manufacturing sector through the creation of special economic zones which, in turn, will increase exports,” External link

standardmedia Friday, August 9, 2019 12:35:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “The tariff is a public document and importers have access to it to decide on whether to use the rail or the trucks,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, August 8, 2019 9:57:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We have invested heavily in the SGR which is a competitive advantage for the port of Mombasa and a gateway all the way to the great lakes, and deep into Central Africa,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, August 8, 2019 12:18:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “The stakeholders wanted to be engaged. KPA and KRA (Kenya Revenue Authority) have all agreed that we must engage all the stakeholders, including the private sector on the use of SGR. Within two-three weeks, we shall have reached an amicable solution,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, August 7, 2019 1:27:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “Kenyans should not be worried about this loan. The SGR will be able to pay it back by itself. In one day, we are doing about 10 trains, this means that we are breaking even,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, August 7, 2019 1:27:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “The Kenol-Nyeri road is busy, five times more than the Kenol-Murang’a road and therefore it will only be expanded in phase two,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, August 7, 2019 9:15:00 AM EAT

James Macharia told : “The cranes will be replaced by CRBC. We had a meeting with them on Thursday and that was the agreement. The first two cranes are expected to be replaced in the next few weeks. I am made to understand that their shipment has already started. Eventually, we shall get new replacements for the six,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, August 4, 2019 9:27:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “The road will be constructed in strict adherence of the international standards since it is being co-funded by the Government of Kenya and the African Development Bank. Six of the ten (central Kenya) counties will reap big following the completion of the project,” External link

nation-ke Friday, August 2, 2019 5:46:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “Compensation is a fundamental issue but there is a huge mismatch between the budgetary allocation to KenHa and the cost of land along the expansion corridor,” External link

businessdailyafrica Monday, July 8, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “Kenya is the entry gate of the SGR, which runs from Lamu-Mombasa-Naivasha-Kisumu-Lake Victoria all the way to the Atlantic Ocean in West Africa. However, Kenya cannot develop it on its own because it will not be viable due to the fact that 30 percent of cargo from Mombasa is on transit, of which 85 percent goes to Uganda. There is need to harmonise the SGR with what countries in the region are doing,” “On the future of the SGR and its status, Kenyans need to know that Phase 2A is 98 percent complete and will be operationalised in September. Eventually, the SGR will reach Kisumu and finally Malaba, only timing has changed,” External link

jamiiforums Monday, July 8, 2019 3:24:00 PM EAT

James Macharia told ( about Exim Bank ) : “In fact the funds had been approved by the Chinese Ministry of Commerce and are now with Exim Bank, which is looking into financial dynamics of lending according to the structure of each country,” External link

jamiiforums Monday, July 8, 2019 3:24:00 PM EAT

James Macharia told : “As of now, we do not have any contractual commitments to do the said Express Highway,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, July 5, 2019 7:51:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “However, Kenya cannot develop it on its own because it will not be viable due to the fact that 30 per cent of cargo from Mombasa is in transit, of which 85 per cent goes to Uganda. There is a need to harmonise the SGR with what countries in the region are doing,” External link

kenyastar Monday, July 1, 2019 11:27:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “However, Kenya cannot develop it on its own because it will not be viable due to the fact that 30 per cent of cargo from Mombasa is in transit, of which 85 per cent goes to Uganda. There is a need to harmonise the SGR with what countries in the region are doing,” External link

EastAfrican Sunday, June 30, 2019 1:26:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "Arising from these challenges, slums and informal settlements have proliferated in our urban and peri-urban areas across Kenya," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, June 27, 2019 9:06:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “Kenya is the entry gate of the SGR, which runs from Lamu-Mombasa-Naivasha-Kisumu-Lake Victoria all the way to the Atlantic Ocean in West Africa. However, Kenya cannot develop it on its own because it will not be viable due to the fact that 30 percent of cargo from Mombasa is on transit, of which 85 percent goes to Uganda. There is need to harmonise the SGR with what countries in the region are doing,” “On the future of the SGR and its status, Kenyans need to know that Phase 2A is 98 percent complete and will be operationalised in September. Eventually, the SGR will reach Kisumu and finally Malaba, only timing has changed,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, June 26, 2019 7:57:00 AM EAT

James Macharia told ( about Exim Bank ) : “In fact the funds had been approved by the Chinese Ministry of Commerce and are now with Exim Bank, which is looking into financial dynamics of lending according to the structure of each country,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, June 26, 2019 7:57:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "The SGR commuter and freight service has presented new opportunities for Kenyans through job creation and technology transfer while helping in navigating transport challenges which had partly hindered Kenya from fully realizing its domestic potential," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, June 25, 2019 7:48:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "Upgrading the metre gauge line offers us a chance to evacuate goods landing in the inland port as we await completion of the Kisumu-Malaba segment," External link

allafrica Friday, June 21, 2019 3:21:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “Upgrading the metre gauge line offers us a chance to evacuate goods landing in the inland port as we await completion of the Kisumu-Malaba segment,” External link

businessdailyafrica Wednesday, June 19, 2019 4:26:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “Upgrading the metre gauge line offers us a chance to evacuate goods landing in the inland port as we await completion of the Kisumu-Malaba segment,” External link

EastAfrican Wednesday, June 19, 2019 12:43:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “The proposed Bomas-Kiserian-Corner Baridi Road starts at Bomas of Kenya, runs in a Southwesterly direction through Ongata Rongai, passes through Kiserian and terminates at Corner Baridi area in Kajiado,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, June 12, 2019 5:26:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We are forming a special company to run and manage the buses. All stakeholders will be represented,” External link

businessdailyafrica Monday, June 10, 2019 10:58:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We are forming a special company to run and manage the buses. All stakeholders will be represented,” External link

nation-ke Monday, June 10, 2019 10:48:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "The 11 locomotive drivers who were issued with certificates today are qualified to be on the frontline of transforming operations of the SGR commuter and cargo service," External link

xinhuanet_en Sunday, June 2, 2019 1:08:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said ( about Kenya Railways ) : "The service has presented new opportunities for Kenyans through job creation and technology transfer while helping in navigating transport challenges which had partly hindered Kenya from fully realizing its domestic potential," External link

coastweek Saturday, June 1, 2019 12:48:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said ( about Kenya Railways ) : "According to Kenya Tourism Board, bed occupancy has increased to more than 90 percent up from 50 percent in previous years, a factor largely attributable to the Madaraka Express," External link

coastweek Saturday, June 1, 2019 12:48:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said ( about Kenya Railways ) : "The service has presented new opportunities for Kenyans through job creation and technology transfer while helping in navigating transport challenges which had partly hindered Kenya from fully realizing its domestic potential," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, May 31, 2019 7:30:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said ( about Kenya Railways ) : "According to Kenya Tourism Board, bed occupancy has increased to more than 90 percent up from 50 percent in previous years, a factor largely attributable to the Madaraka Express," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, May 31, 2019 7:30:00 PM EAT

James Macharia dit : "Une mobilité efficace et respectueuse de l'environnement est essentielle pour accroître la résilience des villes africaines confrontées à une croissance rapide et aux émissions de gaz carbonique" External link

french.china.org.cn Friday, May 31, 2019 1:02:00 AM EAT

James Macharia dit : "Une mobilité efficace et respectueuse de l'environnement est essentielle pour accroître la résilience des villes africaines confrontées à une croissance rapide et aux émissions de gaz carbonique" External link

french.china.org.cn Thursday, May 30, 2019 11:29:00 PM EAT

James Macharia indiqué : "Des investissements importants devraient être accompagnés de réformes politiques afin de produire une mobilité urbaine respectueuse de l'environnement et à l'abri des accidents" External link

french.china.org.cn Thursday, May 30, 2019 11:29:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “The signing of this agreement shows continued confidence of international investors and its economic stability,” External link

BFTOnline Thursday, May 30, 2019 6:39:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “His presence here shows how passionate and committed he is towards upgrading and improving informal settlements,” “Like Fiji, Kenya is also committed to upgrading its informal settlements to provide a better living standard for our people. Slum upgrading is one of our key components of affordable housing and we plan to complete 200,000 houses by 2020. This initiative is in line with the SDG 11-Sustainable cities and communities” External link

pina Thursday, May 30, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

James Macharia explained : “If we have a fund financed by Kenyans investors can build as many houses as they can because the government will then be able to off take the houses through the housing fund,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, May 30, 2019 4:52:00 PM EAT

James Macharia stated : “The cranes will be replaced by CRBC. We had a meeting with them on Thursday and that was the agreement. The first two cranes are expected to be replaced in the next few weeks,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, May 20, 2019 11:59:00 PM EAT

James Macharia stated : “The cranes will be replaced by CRBC. We had a meeting with them on Thursday and that was the agreement. The first two cranes are expected to be replaced in the next few weeks,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, May 20, 2019 12:02:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "Focus should not only be on how the journey starts and ends but should also be beyond. How do the passengers move from the railway station to their final destinations?" External link

jamiiforums Sunday, May 19, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "Focus should not only be on how the journey starts and ends but should also be beyond. How do the passengers move from the railway station to their final destinations?" External link

jamiiforums Sunday, May 19, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

James Macharia told : “The cranes will be replaced by CRBC. We had a meeting with them on Thursday and that was the agreement. The first two cranes are expected to be replaced in the next few weeks. I am made to understand that their shipment has already started. Eventually, we shall get new replacements for the six,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, May 19, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "Focus should not only be on how the journey starts and ends but should also be beyond. How do the passengers move from the railway station to their final destinations?" External link

thestarkenya Saturday, May 18, 2019 1:22:00 AM EAT

James Macharia explained : “If we have a fund financed by Kenyans investors can build as many houses as they can because the government will then be able to off take the houses through the housing fund,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, May 16, 2019 5:04:00 PM EAT

James Macharia added : “We do not want to experience hiccups in terms of trading and the revenue earned will help the government to sustain itself and fund the SGR mega project,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, May 15, 2019 1:58:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We will be building a new 43km link from the Naivasha station, where the SGR currently ends, to the old metre gauge station so that the transporters can link up there,” External link

EastAfrican Tuesday, May 14, 2019 11:47:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “That the SGR will reach Kisumu is not in question; what we wanted to do is to ensure there is feasibility for the entire project as a prerequisite,” External link

tuko Tuesday, May 14, 2019 7:55:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “To ensure benefits under the scheme are affordable and accessible housing to civil servants, the civil servants housing scheme regulations are proposed for review… to allow those applying for construction loan to utilise the land as their deposit commitment,” External link

businessdailyafrica Monday, May 13, 2019 1:55:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "We are looking at the cost of the project vis-à-vis the benefits and our financial obligations," External link

thestarkenya Monday, May 13, 2019 8:39:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "What is important for JKIA is to make sure that current terminals are properly utilized. We have passengers like five million coming in every year but those terminals have got the capacity of up to 12 million passengers," External link

thestarkenya Monday, May 13, 2019 8:39:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "We signed a financial agreement with American partner. The agreement helps parties to go into financial discussions," External link

thestarkenya Monday, May 13, 2019 8:39:00 AM EAT

James Macharia told : “The condition of that section is so bad, that it may be more prudent to do a new line altogether or wait for the construction of SGR Phase 2B... it is currently non-operational and in economic terms, it’s better to wait for the SGR 2B,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, May 12, 2019 12:48:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “The Sh18 billion is an estimate and would be difficult to get a private sector to invest when non-operational,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, May 12, 2019 12:48:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “After completion of MPR upgrade to Malaba,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, May 12, 2019 12:48:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “If we are committed, nothing is impossible. Ordinary Kenyans are registering even as m atapeli (cartels) are arguing,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, May 10, 2019 9:15:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We have also mapped 488 slums countrywide. By completion of some of these projects, slums will be a thing of the past,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, May 10, 2019 9:15:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We shall quickly, very urgently, do a link between the SGR Naivasha and the MGR Naivasha to make sure there’s seamless transshipment when goods get to Mombasa,” External link

kenyastar Thursday, May 9, 2019 11:46:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said ( about Public Private Partnership ) : “Private sector would be much faster because you know it is the financing agreements that take longer but if you have ready funding from the private sector then we just engage them within our existing Public Private Partnership arrangements. We concluded the deal for the expressway from Mombasa in two months so it is possible,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, May 9, 2019 11:45:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “With that, then we’ll have a complete, seamless and efficient transportation all the way from Mombasa, Naivasha to Malaba,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, May 9, 2019 12:43:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “Proposals have already been made and if everything goes according to plan, we will start the works in the next three months,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, May 9, 2019 12:43:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “Road construction will commence in September 2019, and will take two years to complete,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, May 2, 2019 12:52:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “About the under-utilisation of the SGR, we are in talks with the Kenya Private Sector Alliance on how firms can fill those trains. Most specifically, we are in talks with Unilever and the Kenya Tea Development Agency,” External link

jamiiforums Monday, April 29, 2019 12:22:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “What we have prioritised is making sure that when goods get to Naivasha, they are not marooned. What is important is to make sure we have connectivity by having a trans-shipment point in Naivasha from SGR to MGR,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, April 28, 2019 12:40:00 AM EAT

James Macharia alisema : “Pesa kutoka sekta binafsi na serikali zitatumika hazitakuwa kwa sababu ya mradi huu,” External link

tuko Saturday, April 27, 2019 6:22:00 PM EAT

James Macharia argued : “People have come to think that the collaboration with China is just about SGR only. Things have changed. Because now we are looking at the perspective of having a corridor which is very viable both socially and economically,” External link

theCitizen Saturday, April 27, 2019 4:12:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “What we’ve prioritized is making sure that when goods get to Naivasha, they’re not marooned. What is important is to make sure we have connectivity by ensuring that we have a transshipment point in Naivasha from SGR to MGR,” External link

capitalfm Saturday, April 27, 2019 1:48:00 PM EAT

James Macharia argued : “People have come to think that the collaboration with China is just about SGR only. Things have changed. Because now we are looking at the perspective of having a corridor which is very viable both socially and economically,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 27, 2019 11:11:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We have agreed to work on upgrading the meter gauge railway as a matter of priority so that, once the ongoing construction between Nairobi and Naivasha are completed in August, we are able to transport goods to Malaba in time,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 27, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “On average, the line made a monthly loss of Sh750 million in the 2017/18 financial year largely as a result of low cargo business. However, the project will now turn around and make a profit of Sh5 billion by June 2019, averaging Sh420 million profit monthly as we ramp up the cargo volumes,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 27, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “This is private sector money and the government will not be borrowing for the project,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, April 27, 2019 12:32:00 AM EAT

James Macharia told : “The Sh50 billion we are seeking approval from Treasury is for construction of the SGR from Nairobi to Naivasha (phase 2A),” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, April 25, 2019 12:52:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “There will be no borrowing by the Government of Kenya but rather it’s CRBC to invest its own funds totaling Sh51 billion. The PPP framework agreement will be done on April 27,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

James Macharia told : “You land at JKIA and it takes you another two hours to get to the city. It is important to facilitate easy travel for the tourists coming to Nairobi, especially for tourism conferences,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We had injunctions that halted the process, but the parties have agreed to withdraw them so we are ready to proceed with the project,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, April 16, 2019 10:10:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "There are fears that as things are now, the Government does not have a majority shareholding of KQ. We cannot therefore entrust the running of the airport with a private company,” said Pkosing. Macharia said nationalising the airline was one option the Government was considering, but added that this could only be considered once the decision on the PIIP was concluded. “Look at Kenya Airways beyond the economic aspect of it. Do not look at its balance sheets and its profit and loss accounts. You need to look at other tangibles that come with such a deal," External link

standardmedia Wednesday, April 10, 2019 1:05:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We have had urgent additional investment which had to be done for our aviation sector before even thinking of the second runway,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, April 9, 2019 10:56:00 PM EAT

James Macharia told : “Following concerns raised by the public, we are now exploring other opinions of delivering the objectives of the government to consolidate our aviation assets. Once an agreed option has been identified, we shall submit the same to the Cabinet for approval,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, April 9, 2019 7:03:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said ( about President Museveni ) : “We have shown President Museveni how the railway operates at the relief lines, therefore making the ferrying of cargo more efficiency,” External link

dailymonitor Tuesday, April 9, 2019 4:02:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We have also shown him how we are currently reclaiming the ocean to create an addition of another half a million containers capacity,” External link

dailymonitor Tuesday, April 9, 2019 4:02:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said ( about President Museveni ) : “We have shown President Museveni how the railway operates at the relief lines, therefore making the ferrying of cargo more efficiency,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, April 2, 2019 10:49:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We have also shown him how we are currently reclaiming the ocean to create an additional of another half a million containers capacity,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, April 2, 2019 10:49:00 PM EAT

James Macharia told : “That matter has been sorted out... I can assure you that within the hour we will have our first aircraft actually flying out,” External link

kenyastar Monday, April 1, 2019 6:16:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “They are going for normal bilateral government business,” External link

businessdailyafrica Friday, March 29, 2019 1:10:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “In total, it will take 10 hours for the train to move from Mombasa to Naivasha,” External link

standardmedia Friday, March 29, 2019 12:51:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "Among the most affected, as you may expect, is Kenya, which had about 32 passengers on board," External link

kxxv Thursday, March 14, 2019 11:32:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "Some of them, as you know, they are very distressed," "They are in shock like we are. They are grieving" External link

nzherald Thursday, March 14, 2019 5:35:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said ( about Ethiopian Airlines ) : “The transportation will be done in collaboration between the Ethiopian and Kenyan governments as well as Kenya Airways and Ethiopian Airlines,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, March 12, 2019 11:18:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "Some of them, as you know, they are very distressed," "They are in shock like we are. They are grieving" External link

qt Tuesday, March 12, 2019 8:01:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "Among the most affected, as you may expect, is Kenya, which had about 32 passengers on board," External link

abcactionnews Sunday, March 10, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "These people are no more than a bunch of criminals, the 30 of them. They should also be aware , this is a security installation," External link

tuko Thursday, March 7, 2019 10:41:00 AM EAT

James Macharia amesema : “Haustahili kutatiza vyombo vya usalama vilivyopo hasa iwapo huna msingi wa malalamishi yako, wakati una kazi. Hakuna mtu amekosa kukulipa, hakuna aliyetishia kazi yako, halafu unagoma. Umepewa hakikisho kwamba idadi ya ajira itaongezeka, nab ado unagoma. Huu ni uovu, uhalifu wa kiuchumi na ni jambo hatuwezi kuvumilia. Ni jambo la kihalifu ndio maanda maafisa wa usalama hapa ambao wamefukuza kila aliyekuwa analeta matatizo” External link

voanews-sw Wednesday, March 6, 2019 6:32:00 PM EAT

James Macharia déclaré : "Cette grève est illégale (…) Il n'y a eu que des perturbations mineures. Les avions vont commencer à décoller sous peu de temps. Nous avons identifié les personnes impliquées et des mesures suivront" External link

bbc-french-africa Wednesday, March 6, 2019 2:42:00 PM EAT



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chief0.40%EN10/25/201725/10/2017
eu foreign policy chief0.27%EN10/25/201725/10/2017
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transport secretary2.39%EN09/22/201722/09/2017
transport cabinet secretary20.07%EN09/20/201720/09/2017
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secretary for transport0.40%EN06/24/201724/06/2017
roads cabinet secretary0.13%EN02/05/201705/02/2017
health minister0.20%EN01/19/201719/01/2017
former health minister0.20%EN01/19/201719/01/2017
minister for transport and infrastructure0.27%EN01/12/201712/01/2017
kenyan minister for transport and infrastructure0.20%EN01/12/201712/01/2017
development cabinet secretary0.66%EN12/02/201602/12/2016
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urban development cabinet secretary0.53%EN11/29/201629/11/2016
secretary for health0.27%EN11/17/201617/11/2016
secretary of health0.13%EN11/03/201603/11/2016
kenyan secretary of health0.07%EN11/03/201603/11/2016
secretary for transport infrastructure and housing0.40%EN09/29/201629/09/2016
ministro0.07%PT08/14/201614/08/2016
nairobi transport cabinet secretary0.13%EN08/11/201611/08/2016
Names Lang Count
James MachariaEN86.50%
James MachariaFR6.85%
James MachariaEU6.35%
James MachariaPT0.24%
James MachariaSA0.03%
James MachariaSW0.03%


 
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James Macharia

Last updated on 2017-10-17T07:06+0300.

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James Macharia told : “The design infrastructure is going on under Kenha which has estimated the cost to be Sh5.8 billion,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, September 21, 2019 11:50:00 AM EAT

James Macharia told : “The design infrastructure is going on under Kenha which has estimated the cost to be Sh5.8 billion,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, September 19, 2019 10:59:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "Therefore, contrary to the concerns raised by some stakeholders, the SGR will not kill road transport but merely supplement it so as to facilitate the seamless movement of goods and people," External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, September 12, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “Japan continues to be an important partner in implementing critical infrastructure projects in Kenya,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, September 8, 2019 10:20:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "Works on the second and third berth are expected to be completed in October and we shall be going there [in Lamu] to officially commission the project later in the year," External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 3, 2019 6:49:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “It is true that they met last week and I am awaiting their report. At the same time, we have given the management full support as they renegotiate the CBA with the pilots. "Our position is clear, that we will not allow any sabotage of such a national asset from any quarters as we try to seek the best for the airline,” External link

theCitizen Monday, August 26, 2019 4:38:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “It is true that they met last week and I am awaiting their report. At the same time, we have given the management full support as they renegotiate the CBA with the pilots. "Our position is clear, that we will not allow any sabotage of such a national asset from any quarters as we try to seek the best for the airline,” External link

nation-ke Monday, August 26, 2019 9:20:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We are going to float the available opportunities to leaders of the neighbouring nations during the launch,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:48:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “Once the directive resumes, we expect to haul more than 1,200 containers every day apart from the passenger services and by doing so, we shall break even and have funds to start paying the loan,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, August 13, 2019 10:27:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “Further to a meeting held with the acting Head of Valuation, and the NLC on July 9 2019, the Authority (KAA) is required to submit the following documents prior to commencement of the valuation exercise,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, August 13, 2019 10:27:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We expect to start competing in the trans-shipment market as the first super post-Panamax vessel is set to dock at Lamu Port before the end of this year,” “We expect more ships in transit to the Dar Salaam port. The Lamu port will boost Africa intra-trade as it can host largest ships which cannot dock in the port of Mombasa” External link

EastAfrican Monday, August 12, 2019 9:39:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We expect to start competing in the trans-shipment market as the first super post-Panamax vessel is set to dock at Lamu Port before the end of this year,” “We expect more ships in transit to the Dar Salaam port. The Lamu port will boost Africa intra-trade as it can host largest ships which cannot dock in the port of Mombasa” External link

jamiiforums Monday, August 12, 2019 9:12:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “It will also accelerate investment in the manufacturing sector through the creation of special economic zones which, in turn, will increase exports,” External link

standardmedia Friday, August 9, 2019 12:35:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “The tariff is a public document and importers have access to it to decide on whether to use the rail or the trucks,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, August 8, 2019 9:57:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We have invested heavily in the SGR which is a competitive advantage for the port of Mombasa and a gateway all the way to the great lakes, and deep into Central Africa,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, August 8, 2019 12:18:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “The stakeholders wanted to be engaged. KPA and KRA (Kenya Revenue Authority) have all agreed that we must engage all the stakeholders, including the private sector on the use of SGR. Within two-three weeks, we shall have reached an amicable solution,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, August 7, 2019 1:27:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “Kenyans should not be worried about this loan. The SGR will be able to pay it back by itself. In one day, we are doing about 10 trains, this means that we are breaking even,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, August 7, 2019 1:27:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “The Kenol-Nyeri road is busy, five times more than the Kenol-Murang’a road and therefore it will only be expanded in phase two,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, August 7, 2019 9:15:00 AM EAT

James Macharia told : “The cranes will be replaced by CRBC. We had a meeting with them on Thursday and that was the agreement. The first two cranes are expected to be replaced in the next few weeks. I am made to understand that their shipment has already started. Eventually, we shall get new replacements for the six,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, August 4, 2019 9:27:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “The road will be constructed in strict adherence of the international standards since it is being co-funded by the Government of Kenya and the African Development Bank. Six of the ten (central Kenya) counties will reap big following the completion of the project,” External link

nation-ke Friday, August 2, 2019 5:46:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “Compensation is a fundamental issue but there is a huge mismatch between the budgetary allocation to KenHa and the cost of land along the expansion corridor,” External link

businessdailyafrica Monday, July 8, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “Kenya is the entry gate of the SGR, which runs from Lamu-Mombasa-Naivasha-Kisumu-Lake Victoria all the way to the Atlantic Ocean in West Africa. However, Kenya cannot develop it on its own because it will not be viable due to the fact that 30 percent of cargo from Mombasa is on transit, of which 85 percent goes to Uganda. There is need to harmonise the SGR with what countries in the region are doing,” “On the future of the SGR and its status, Kenyans need to know that Phase 2A is 98 percent complete and will be operationalised in September. Eventually, the SGR will reach Kisumu and finally Malaba, only timing has changed,” External link

jamiiforums Monday, July 8, 2019 3:24:00 PM EAT

James Macharia told ( about Exim Bank ) : “In fact the funds had been approved by the Chinese Ministry of Commerce and are now with Exim Bank, which is looking into financial dynamics of lending according to the structure of each country,” External link

jamiiforums Monday, July 8, 2019 3:24:00 PM EAT

James Macharia told : “As of now, we do not have any contractual commitments to do the said Express Highway,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, July 5, 2019 7:51:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “However, Kenya cannot develop it on its own because it will not be viable due to the fact that 30 per cent of cargo from Mombasa is in transit, of which 85 per cent goes to Uganda. There is a need to harmonise the SGR with what countries in the region are doing,” External link

kenyastar Monday, July 1, 2019 11:27:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “However, Kenya cannot develop it on its own because it will not be viable due to the fact that 30 per cent of cargo from Mombasa is in transit, of which 85 per cent goes to Uganda. There is a need to harmonise the SGR with what countries in the region are doing,” External link

EastAfrican Sunday, June 30, 2019 1:26:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "Arising from these challenges, slums and informal settlements have proliferated in our urban and peri-urban areas across Kenya," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, June 27, 2019 9:06:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “Kenya is the entry gate of the SGR, which runs from Lamu-Mombasa-Naivasha-Kisumu-Lake Victoria all the way to the Atlantic Ocean in West Africa. However, Kenya cannot develop it on its own because it will not be viable due to the fact that 30 percent of cargo from Mombasa is on transit, of which 85 percent goes to Uganda. There is need to harmonise the SGR with what countries in the region are doing,” “On the future of the SGR and its status, Kenyans need to know that Phase 2A is 98 percent complete and will be operationalised in September. Eventually, the SGR will reach Kisumu and finally Malaba, only timing has changed,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, June 26, 2019 7:57:00 AM EAT

James Macharia told ( about Exim Bank ) : “In fact the funds had been approved by the Chinese Ministry of Commerce and are now with Exim Bank, which is looking into financial dynamics of lending according to the structure of each country,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, June 26, 2019 7:57:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "The SGR commuter and freight service has presented new opportunities for Kenyans through job creation and technology transfer while helping in navigating transport challenges which had partly hindered Kenya from fully realizing its domestic potential," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, June 25, 2019 7:48:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "Upgrading the metre gauge line offers us a chance to evacuate goods landing in the inland port as we await completion of the Kisumu-Malaba segment," External link

allafrica Friday, June 21, 2019 3:21:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “Upgrading the metre gauge line offers us a chance to evacuate goods landing in the inland port as we await completion of the Kisumu-Malaba segment,” External link

businessdailyafrica Wednesday, June 19, 2019 4:26:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “Upgrading the metre gauge line offers us a chance to evacuate goods landing in the inland port as we await completion of the Kisumu-Malaba segment,” External link

EastAfrican Wednesday, June 19, 2019 12:43:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “The proposed Bomas-Kiserian-Corner Baridi Road starts at Bomas of Kenya, runs in a Southwesterly direction through Ongata Rongai, passes through Kiserian and terminates at Corner Baridi area in Kajiado,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, June 12, 2019 5:26:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We are forming a special company to run and manage the buses. All stakeholders will be represented,” External link

businessdailyafrica Monday, June 10, 2019 10:58:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We are forming a special company to run and manage the buses. All stakeholders will be represented,” External link

nation-ke Monday, June 10, 2019 10:48:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "The 11 locomotive drivers who were issued with certificates today are qualified to be on the frontline of transforming operations of the SGR commuter and cargo service," External link

xinhuanet_en Sunday, June 2, 2019 1:08:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said ( about Kenya Railways ) : "The service has presented new opportunities for Kenyans through job creation and technology transfer while helping in navigating transport challenges which had partly hindered Kenya from fully realizing its domestic potential," External link

coastweek Saturday, June 1, 2019 12:48:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said ( about Kenya Railways ) : "According to Kenya Tourism Board, bed occupancy has increased to more than 90 percent up from 50 percent in previous years, a factor largely attributable to the Madaraka Express," External link

coastweek Saturday, June 1, 2019 12:48:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said ( about Kenya Railways ) : "The service has presented new opportunities for Kenyans through job creation and technology transfer while helping in navigating transport challenges which had partly hindered Kenya from fully realizing its domestic potential," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, May 31, 2019 7:30:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said ( about Kenya Railways ) : "According to Kenya Tourism Board, bed occupancy has increased to more than 90 percent up from 50 percent in previous years, a factor largely attributable to the Madaraka Express," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, May 31, 2019 7:30:00 PM EAT

James Macharia dit : "Une mobilité efficace et respectueuse de l'environnement est essentielle pour accroître la résilience des villes africaines confrontées à une croissance rapide et aux émissions de gaz carbonique" External link

french.china.org.cn Friday, May 31, 2019 1:02:00 AM EAT

James Macharia dit : "Une mobilité efficace et respectueuse de l'environnement est essentielle pour accroître la résilience des villes africaines confrontées à une croissance rapide et aux émissions de gaz carbonique" External link

french.china.org.cn Thursday, May 30, 2019 11:29:00 PM EAT

James Macharia indiqué : "Des investissements importants devraient être accompagnés de réformes politiques afin de produire une mobilité urbaine respectueuse de l'environnement et à l'abri des accidents" External link

french.china.org.cn Thursday, May 30, 2019 11:29:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “The signing of this agreement shows continued confidence of international investors and its economic stability,” External link

BFTOnline Thursday, May 30, 2019 6:39:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “His presence here shows how passionate and committed he is towards upgrading and improving informal settlements,” “Like Fiji, Kenya is also committed to upgrading its informal settlements to provide a better living standard for our people. Slum upgrading is one of our key components of affordable housing and we plan to complete 200,000 houses by 2020. This initiative is in line with the SDG 11-Sustainable cities and communities” External link

pina Thursday, May 30, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

James Macharia explained : “If we have a fund financed by Kenyans investors can build as many houses as they can because the government will then be able to off take the houses through the housing fund,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, May 30, 2019 4:52:00 PM EAT

James Macharia stated : “The cranes will be replaced by CRBC. We had a meeting with them on Thursday and that was the agreement. The first two cranes are expected to be replaced in the next few weeks,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, May 20, 2019 11:59:00 PM EAT

James Macharia stated : “The cranes will be replaced by CRBC. We had a meeting with them on Thursday and that was the agreement. The first two cranes are expected to be replaced in the next few weeks,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, May 20, 2019 12:02:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "Focus should not only be on how the journey starts and ends but should also be beyond. How do the passengers move from the railway station to their final destinations?" External link

jamiiforums Sunday, May 19, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "Focus should not only be on how the journey starts and ends but should also be beyond. How do the passengers move from the railway station to their final destinations?" External link

jamiiforums Sunday, May 19, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

James Macharia told : “The cranes will be replaced by CRBC. We had a meeting with them on Thursday and that was the agreement. The first two cranes are expected to be replaced in the next few weeks. I am made to understand that their shipment has already started. Eventually, we shall get new replacements for the six,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, May 19, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "Focus should not only be on how the journey starts and ends but should also be beyond. How do the passengers move from the railway station to their final destinations?" External link

thestarkenya Saturday, May 18, 2019 1:22:00 AM EAT

James Macharia explained : “If we have a fund financed by Kenyans investors can build as many houses as they can because the government will then be able to off take the houses through the housing fund,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, May 16, 2019 5:04:00 PM EAT

James Macharia added : “We do not want to experience hiccups in terms of trading and the revenue earned will help the government to sustain itself and fund the SGR mega project,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, May 15, 2019 1:58:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We will be building a new 43km link from the Naivasha station, where the SGR currently ends, to the old metre gauge station so that the transporters can link up there,” External link

EastAfrican Tuesday, May 14, 2019 11:47:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “That the SGR will reach Kisumu is not in question; what we wanted to do is to ensure there is feasibility for the entire project as a prerequisite,” External link

tuko Tuesday, May 14, 2019 7:55:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “To ensure benefits under the scheme are affordable and accessible housing to civil servants, the civil servants housing scheme regulations are proposed for review… to allow those applying for construction loan to utilise the land as their deposit commitment,” External link

businessdailyafrica Monday, May 13, 2019 1:55:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "We are looking at the cost of the project vis-à-vis the benefits and our financial obligations," External link

thestarkenya Monday, May 13, 2019 8:39:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "What is important for JKIA is to make sure that current terminals are properly utilized. We have passengers like five million coming in every year but those terminals have got the capacity of up to 12 million passengers," External link

thestarkenya Monday, May 13, 2019 8:39:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "We signed a financial agreement with American partner. The agreement helps parties to go into financial discussions," External link

thestarkenya Monday, May 13, 2019 8:39:00 AM EAT

James Macharia told : “The condition of that section is so bad, that it may be more prudent to do a new line altogether or wait for the construction of SGR Phase 2B... it is currently non-operational and in economic terms, it’s better to wait for the SGR 2B,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, May 12, 2019 12:48:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “The Sh18 billion is an estimate and would be difficult to get a private sector to invest when non-operational,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, May 12, 2019 12:48:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “After completion of MPR upgrade to Malaba,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, May 12, 2019 12:48:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “If we are committed, nothing is impossible. Ordinary Kenyans are registering even as m atapeli (cartels) are arguing,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, May 10, 2019 9:15:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We have also mapped 488 slums countrywide. By completion of some of these projects, slums will be a thing of the past,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, May 10, 2019 9:15:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We shall quickly, very urgently, do a link between the SGR Naivasha and the MGR Naivasha to make sure there’s seamless transshipment when goods get to Mombasa,” External link

kenyastar Thursday, May 9, 2019 11:46:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said ( about Public Private Partnership ) : “Private sector would be much faster because you know it is the financing agreements that take longer but if you have ready funding from the private sector then we just engage them within our existing Public Private Partnership arrangements. We concluded the deal for the expressway from Mombasa in two months so it is possible,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, May 9, 2019 11:45:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “With that, then we’ll have a complete, seamless and efficient transportation all the way from Mombasa, Naivasha to Malaba,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, May 9, 2019 12:43:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “Proposals have already been made and if everything goes according to plan, we will start the works in the next three months,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, May 9, 2019 12:43:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “Road construction will commence in September 2019, and will take two years to complete,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, May 2, 2019 12:52:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “About the under-utilisation of the SGR, we are in talks with the Kenya Private Sector Alliance on how firms can fill those trains. Most specifically, we are in talks with Unilever and the Kenya Tea Development Agency,” External link

jamiiforums Monday, April 29, 2019 12:22:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “What we have prioritised is making sure that when goods get to Naivasha, they are not marooned. What is important is to make sure we have connectivity by having a trans-shipment point in Naivasha from SGR to MGR,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, April 28, 2019 12:40:00 AM EAT

James Macharia alisema : “Pesa kutoka sekta binafsi na serikali zitatumika hazitakuwa kwa sababu ya mradi huu,” External link

tuko Saturday, April 27, 2019 6:22:00 PM EAT

James Macharia argued : “People have come to think that the collaboration with China is just about SGR only. Things have changed. Because now we are looking at the perspective of having a corridor which is very viable both socially and economically,” External link

theCitizen Saturday, April 27, 2019 4:12:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “What we’ve prioritized is making sure that when goods get to Naivasha, they’re not marooned. What is important is to make sure we have connectivity by ensuring that we have a transshipment point in Naivasha from SGR to MGR,” External link

capitalfm Saturday, April 27, 2019 1:48:00 PM EAT

James Macharia argued : “People have come to think that the collaboration with China is just about SGR only. Things have changed. Because now we are looking at the perspective of having a corridor which is very viable both socially and economically,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 27, 2019 11:11:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We have agreed to work on upgrading the meter gauge railway as a matter of priority so that, once the ongoing construction between Nairobi and Naivasha are completed in August, we are able to transport goods to Malaba in time,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 27, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “On average, the line made a monthly loss of Sh750 million in the 2017/18 financial year largely as a result of low cargo business. However, the project will now turn around and make a profit of Sh5 billion by June 2019, averaging Sh420 million profit monthly as we ramp up the cargo volumes,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 27, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “This is private sector money and the government will not be borrowing for the project,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, April 27, 2019 12:32:00 AM EAT

James Macharia told : “The Sh50 billion we are seeking approval from Treasury is for construction of the SGR from Nairobi to Naivasha (phase 2A),” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, April 25, 2019 12:52:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “There will be no borrowing by the Government of Kenya but rather it’s CRBC to invest its own funds totaling Sh51 billion. The PPP framework agreement will be done on April 27,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

James Macharia told : “You land at JKIA and it takes you another two hours to get to the city. It is important to facilitate easy travel for the tourists coming to Nairobi, especially for tourism conferences,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We had injunctions that halted the process, but the parties have agreed to withdraw them so we are ready to proceed with the project,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, April 16, 2019 10:10:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "There are fears that as things are now, the Government does not have a majority shareholding of KQ. We cannot therefore entrust the running of the airport with a private company,” said Pkosing. Macharia said nationalising the airline was one option the Government was considering, but added that this could only be considered once the decision on the PIIP was concluded. “Look at Kenya Airways beyond the economic aspect of it. Do not look at its balance sheets and its profit and loss accounts. You need to look at other tangibles that come with such a deal," External link

standardmedia Wednesday, April 10, 2019 1:05:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : “We have had urgent additional investment which had to be done for our aviation sector before even thinking of the second runway,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, April 9, 2019 10:56:00 PM EAT

James Macharia told : “Following concerns raised by the public, we are now exploring other opinions of delivering the objectives of the government to consolidate our aviation assets. Once an agreed option has been identified, we shall submit the same to the Cabinet for approval,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, April 9, 2019 7:03:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said ( about President Museveni ) : “We have shown President Museveni how the railway operates at the relief lines, therefore making the ferrying of cargo more efficiency,” External link

dailymonitor Tuesday, April 9, 2019 4:02:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We have also shown him how we are currently reclaiming the ocean to create an addition of another half a million containers capacity,” External link

dailymonitor Tuesday, April 9, 2019 4:02:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said ( about President Museveni ) : “We have shown President Museveni how the railway operates at the relief lines, therefore making the ferrying of cargo more efficiency,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, April 2, 2019 10:49:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “We have also shown him how we are currently reclaiming the ocean to create an additional of another half a million containers capacity,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, April 2, 2019 10:49:00 PM EAT

James Macharia told : “That matter has been sorted out... I can assure you that within the hour we will have our first aircraft actually flying out,” External link

kenyastar Monday, April 1, 2019 6:16:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “They are going for normal bilateral government business,” External link

businessdailyafrica Friday, March 29, 2019 1:10:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : “In total, it will take 10 hours for the train to move from Mombasa to Naivasha,” External link

standardmedia Friday, March 29, 2019 12:51:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "Among the most affected, as you may expect, is Kenya, which had about 32 passengers on board," External link

kxxv Thursday, March 14, 2019 11:32:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "Some of them, as you know, they are very distressed," "They are in shock like we are. They are grieving" External link

nzherald Thursday, March 14, 2019 5:35:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said ( about Ethiopian Airlines ) : “The transportation will be done in collaboration between the Ethiopian and Kenyan governments as well as Kenya Airways and Ethiopian Airlines,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, March 12, 2019 11:18:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "Some of them, as you know, they are very distressed," "They are in shock like we are. They are grieving" External link

qt Tuesday, March 12, 2019 8:01:00 AM EAT

James Macharia said : "Among the most affected, as you may expect, is Kenya, which had about 32 passengers on board," External link

abcactionnews Sunday, March 10, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

James Macharia said : "These people are no more than a bunch of criminals, the 30 of them. They should also be aware , this is a security installation," External link

tuko Thursday, March 7, 2019 10:41:00 AM EAT

James Macharia amesema : “Haustahili kutatiza vyombo vya usalama vilivyopo hasa iwapo huna msingi wa malalamishi yako, wakati una kazi. Hakuna mtu amekosa kukulipa, hakuna aliyetishia kazi yako, halafu unagoma. Umepewa hakikisho kwamba idadi ya ajira itaongezeka, nab ado unagoma. Huu ni uovu, uhalifu wa kiuchumi na ni jambo hatuwezi kuvumilia. Ni jambo la kihalifu ndio maanda maafisa wa usalama hapa ambao wamefukuza kila aliyekuwa analeta matatizo” External link

voanews-sw Wednesday, March 6, 2019 6:32:00 PM EAT

James Macharia déclaré : "Cette grève est illégale (…) Il n'y a eu que des perturbations mineures. Les avions vont commencer à décoller sous peu de temps. Nous avons identifié les personnes impliquées et des mesures suivront" External link

bbc-french-africa Wednesday, March 6, 2019 2:42:00 PM EAT



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chief0.40%EN10/25/201725/10/2017
eu foreign policy chief0.27%EN10/25/201725/10/2017
secretary for transport and infrastructure0.20%EN10/17/201717/10/2017
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cabinet secretary3.12%EN10/10/201710/10/2017
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health minister0.20%EN01/19/201719/01/2017
former health minister0.20%EN01/19/201719/01/2017
minister for transport and infrastructure0.27%EN01/12/201712/01/2017
kenyan minister for transport and infrastructure0.20%EN01/12/201712/01/2017
development cabinet secretary0.66%EN12/02/201602/12/2016
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urban development cabinet secretary0.53%EN11/29/201629/11/2016
secretary for health0.27%EN11/17/201617/11/2016
secretary of health0.13%EN11/03/201603/11/2016
kenyan secretary of health0.07%EN11/03/201603/11/2016
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ministro0.07%PT08/14/201614/08/2016
nairobi transport cabinet secretary0.13%EN08/11/201611/08/2016
Names Lang Count
James MachariaEN86.50%
James MachariaFR6.85%
James MachariaEU6.35%
James MachariaPT0.24%
James MachariaSA0.03%
James MachariaSW0.03%


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