PHOTOS: The First Large Batch Of SGR Locomotives Arrive In The Country

(Last Updated On: January 12, 2017)

Yesterday Transport CS James Macharia led a delegation in Mombasa to receive the first batch of locomotives that have arrived in the country.A total of 56 have been ordered so as to commence the operation of the SGR. 43 have been allocated to freight (carrying goods), 5 for passengers and 8  will be used for shunting operations.

The first phrase of the SGR is 99% complete and the government has stated it will be in operation at the start of June 1.

Here are some photos