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December 14, 2017

Likoni cable car closer to reality as KFS finalises construction deal

The Sh5.8 billion cable car project at the busy Likoni channel has moved closer to reality after the completion of a concession agreement. Construction work will begin next year and will take two years, with commuters starting to enjoy the cable car services from 2020. Trapos Limited, who are the sponsors of the project, and […]

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December 14, 2017

Kenya Ferry, Trapos sign concession for Sh5.8 billion Likoni cable cars

Cable Car project. Kenya Ferry Services on Wednesday signed the initial Sh5.8 billion concession agreement with Trapos Limited for a cable car project. The agreement signed by Trapos’ representative Eustace Mwarania and KFS managing director Bakari Gowa will be taken to the Cabinet for review before it is approved. Gowa said they expect the Cabinet […]

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December 14, 2017

Likoni cable car services to start in 2020, says KFS boss

Commuters using the busy Likoni channel in Mombasa will start enjoying cable car services from 2020. This is after Trapos Ltd and Kenya Ferry Services (KFS) Wednesday signed the concession agreement of the Sh5.8 billion project at the KFS offices. The Likoni Cable Cars Express will operate across the Likoni channel. Speaking during the signing […]

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December 12, 2017

Cable car to ease traffic across Likoni Channel

MONDAY MAY 4 2015 Passengers moving into and out of Mombasa Island through the Likoni Channel will spend only a third of the time across starting January 2017, after completion of a Sh3.6 billion cable car project. Kenya Ferry Services Managing Director Hassan Musa said the cars, which will be running on a 500-metre wire, […]

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December 12, 2017

Ferries’ agency set to start work on Likoni cable cars

TUESDAY OCTOBER 13 2015 The express cable car service project in Mombasa is expected to start before the end of the year. Kenya Ferry Services Managing Director Musa Hassan Musa said the project is expected to be complete in a year. He told the Nationby phone on Sunday that the cable car system would ease transport for passengers […]

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December 12, 2017

Ferry agency strikes deal with investor for Sh5.5bn Likoni cable cars crossing

A concession agreement for the construction of Sh5.5 billion cable cars at the Likoni crossing channel has been finalised, paving the way for engineering works to start in March next year. Kenya’s long-held ambition of using cable cars to beat its crippling traffic gridlock is set to come to fruition in the next three months as […]

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December 12, 2017

Have you ever thought or imagined Kenya having a Cable Car transport system?

Have you ever thought or imagined… Kenya having a Cable Car transport system? Well, rest your thinking and imagination because cable car transport will be a reality in Kenya shortly, thanks to Dr Eustace Mwarania, Chairman of Trapos Limited, the company that is responsible for  eploying these life changing projects. Dr Mwarania spoke to Stephen […]

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December 12, 2017

Stakeholders welcome Likoni Channel cable car project

Tourism stakeholders at the Coast have lauded the proposed Likoni Channel Cable Car Project, saying delays in tourist arrivals to and from the South Coast from Moi Airports and other designated areas will come to an end once the system comes into operation. Tourists who had been missing flights due to huge and slow traffic […]

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December 12, 2017

Government approves cable car project for Likoni crossing

The Government has approved a concessionaire for the implementation of a cable car project that will link Mombasa Island and the mainland. The letter of approval for the project seen by the Business Daily was signed by director Public Private Partnership(PPP) Joseph Kamau. KFS managing director Bakari Gowa confirmed the approval and thanked the Government for the […]

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December 12, 2017

Stakeholders welcome Likoni Channel cable car project

Tourism stakeholders at the Coast have lauded the proposed Likoni Channel Cable Car Project, saying delays in tourist arrivals to and from the South Coast from Moi Airports and other designated areas will come to an end once the system comes into operation. Tourists who had been missing flights due to huge and slow traffic […]

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About LCE

The Likoni Cable Express will be a state-of-the-art multi-gondola cable car system connecting either side of the Likoni channel crossing. This innovative passenger transport solution will operate seven days a week with a journey time of under 3 minutes.