Africa Star Railway runs the passenger and cargo train line, while Kenya Railways supervises the project on behalf of the Kenyan government. Photo: Reuters Africa Star Railway runs the passenger and cargo train line, while Kenya Railways supervises the project on behalf of the Kenyan government. Photo: Reuters
Africa Star Railway runs the passenger and cargo train line, while Kenya Railways supervises the project on behalf of the Kenyan government. Photo: Reuters

Kenya keen to renegotiate debt, fees with China as coronavirus hits unprofitable Mombasa-Naivasha rail line

  • State-owned engineering giant China Communications Construction Company and its subsidiary built the Mombasa-Naivasha Standard Gauge Railway line
  • The 580km (360 mile) line, which was completed in 2017, cost US$4.7 billion as part of China’s Belt and Road Initiative

Topic |   Belt and Road Initiative
Africa Star Railway runs the passenger and cargo train line, while Kenya Railways supervises the project on behalf of the Kenyan government. Photo: Reuters Africa Star Railway runs the passenger and cargo train line, while Kenya Railways supervises the project on behalf of the Kenyan government. Photo: Reuters
Africa Star Railway runs the passenger and cargo train line, while Kenya Railways supervises the project on behalf of the Kenyan government. Photo: Reuters
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