Construction of Kenya’s US $3.5m cruise ship terminal nears completion

Construction works of US $3.5m world class cruise ship terminal at the Port of Mombasa is set to be completed in August next year. Tourism and Wildlife Cabinet Secretary (CS) Najib Balala confirmed the reports and said that completion of the cruise ship terminal will be in time for the cruise season in November. Modern cruise ship terminal […]

Port Of Mombasa Receives Largest Container Ship

The  Port of Mombasa this week received the largest ever vessel christened ‘MV Ever Diamond’ made possible by the recent port expansion projects spearheaded by the Kenya Ports  Authority (KPA). The port has started reaping benefits of the dredging of its channels and turning basin by accommodating bigger container vessels. Maritime experts contend that the […]

Port of Durban cruises to prime position

The Port of Durban excelled at the World Travel Awards. The Port of Durban, operated by Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA), has scooped the prestigious title of Africa’s Leading Cruise Port 2018, reports Northglen News. The Port of Durban emerged victorious in the World Travel Awards 2018 against other finalists including Kenya’s Port of Mombasa and […]