Nakuru Photos

  • KFC Nakuru Town

    KFC Nakuru Town

    KFC Nakuru Town branch was officially opened on Saturday, 3rd December 2016. The KFC Nakuru branch, the first KFC outlet in Kenya outside Nairobi, was launched by Governor Kinuthia Mbugua. It is located at the Westside Mall along Kenyatta Avenue, opposite KFA roundabout. Nakuru KFC outlet was the twelfth in …
  • Video: Traffic jam in Nakuru on Christmas eve

    Video: Traffic jam in Nakuru on Christmas eve

    There was a huge traffic jam in Nakuru on Tuesday, the eve of Christmas Day 2019. As everyone seemed to be in a hurry travelling somewhere, roads into and out of Nakuru teemed with cars as matatus clogged the town streets. Below is a video of the traffic jam in …
  • Nakuru matatu Stage on Christmas eve

    Nakuru matatu Stage on Christmas eve

      This is how the Nakuru matatu stage looked on the afternoon of 24th December 2019. There was plenty of activity as travellers made last-minute attempts to catch the last available matatu. Others were going home after doing their Christmas shopping and the matatu stages were characterized by loads of …
  • Frontal View of Jennifer Riria Hub

    Frontal View of Jennifer Riria Hub

    Jennifer Riria Hub, Nakuru is an ultra-modern, state of the art business centre in Nakuru. It is located at the junction of Tom Mboya and Kipchoge Keino road in Nakuru Town opposite Bontana Hotel. The building comprises of spacious, secure and naturally lit spaces amounting to a total of 10,457sq …
  • The Big Table Restaurant

    The Big Table Restaurant

    The Big Table is the newest Hotel in town and it promises to be a big hit. Opened on 11th December 2019, The Big Table is on the 3rd Floor of Longonot House along Kenyatta Avenue. Longonot House is directly opposite Polo Center and also houses Dr. Mattress. The hotel …
  • Photos: Rift Valley political leaders Naivasha meeting

    Over a hundred leaders from Rift Valley have held a two-day retreat in Naivasha to discuss the Building Bridges Initiative(BBI) report. The meeting took place on Thursday and Friday. Some of the leaders from Nakuru County who were present at the meeting include; Senator Susan Kihika, Bahati MP Kimani Ngunjiri, …
  • Meet Mzee wa Mikwanju

    Meet Mzee wa Mikwanju

    Stephen Njau Rwigi, also known as Mzee wa Mikwanju is a familiar figure in Nakuru Town. Mzee wa Mkwanju says he has sold Mikwanjus (walking sticks) for over 40 years.
  • Odeon Cinema Hall, Nakuru

    Odeon Cinema Hall, Nakuru

    One day, Umardin Karimbux, who build the Odeon Cinema Hall in Nakuru, was barred from accessing the only cinema hall in town for being an Asian. Back then, the cinema hall was only open to whites. Angered by the incidence, the young man, son of pioneer Indian Nakuru businessman Ibrahim …
  • Jennifer Riria Hub, Nakuru Town

    Jennifer Riria Hub, Nakuru Town

    Jennifer Riria Hub, Nakuru is an ultra-modern, state of the art business centre in Nakuru. It is located at the junction of Tom Mboya and Kipchoge Keino road in Nakuru Town opposite Bontana Hotel. The building comprises of spacious, secure and naturally lit spaces amounting to a total of 10,457sq …
  • KFA Roundabout, Nakuru

    KFA Roundabout, Nakuru

    This is KFA Roundabout in Nakuru. The photo was taken on 14th August 2019 when President Uhuru Kenyatta was in Town to open the Ugatuzi Plaza and the refurbished County Assembly Chambers at the County Assembly of Nakuru.
  • Estate Football in Kisulisuli, Nakuru

    Estate Football in Kisulisuli, Nakuru

    Estate Football is one most enjoyable pastimes for youth in estates. Give them a ball, some space and they will find pleasure and keep out of mischief
  • Kenyatta Avenue, Nakuru

    Kenyatta Avenue, Nakuru

    Kenyatta Avenue in Nakuru is the heartbeat of Nakuru Town. The 1.3 KM stretch is the busiest in the town in terms of both human and vehicular traffic. The street is home to several banks, hotels and supermarkets. Equity Bank, Family Bank, Sidian Bank, Diamond Trust Bank, KCB and Barclays …
  • Photos: Launching Wakulima Market Welfare Bus

    Photos: Launching Wakulima Market Welfare Bus

    In case you missed it, traders in Nakuru’s Wakulima Market, received the new Wakulima Market Welfare bus on Monday. The bus was the realization of a dream they had and shared with Nakuru County Senator Susan Kihika, several months ago. In April this year, Senator Kihika and Nakuru East MP …
  • Riziki Culture Dance Group, Nakuru

    Riziki Culture Dance Group, Nakuru

    Riziki Culture Dancers is one of the most prolific entertainment groups in Nakuru. Founded in 1998, Riziki Culture Dance Group is based in Bondeni estate, Nakuru, and specializes in own composition taarab music. The group is mostly a live performance group and will be found in political rallies, weddings and …
  • Photos: Talent Reggae Mtaani at Kamukunji Grounds

    Photos: Talent Reggae Mtaani at Kamukunji Grounds

    Nakuru Town East residents have today congregated at Kamukunji Grounds for the “Talent Search Reggae Mtaani” organized by MP David Gikaria. The event is meant to bring young people together and tap into their talents. Today’s highlight was the Nakuru Town East NG-CDF inter-wards finals. The first match was the …
  • Photos: Gatehouse Roundabout, Nakuru Town

    Photos: Gatehouse Roundabout, Nakuru Town

    Every morning, especially during weekdays, there is always a huge traffic snarl-up as you enter Nakuru just past Statehouse. The Gatehouse Roundabout (named after Gatehouse) is the main tunnel as vehicles leave and enter Nakuru town. Any slight delay and a huge traffic gridlock builds up in no time. Today …
  • Douglas Ogutu

    Douglas Ogutu

    Douglas Ogutu – Dowe MusicDouglas is an accomplished violinist, guitarist and pianist based in Nakuru Town. He’s also the proprietor of Dowe Music based at Resma Plaza along Oginga Odinga street in Nakuru. He does live performances and trains others to play musical instruments like the violin, guitar and the …
  • Oginga Odinga Avenue, Nakuru

    Oginga Odinga Avenue, Nakuru

    Oginga Odinga Avenue in Nakuru is a 4.1 KM road in the outskirts of Nakuru CBD. The road runs from the West Road Junction where we have the DND building to Dog Section past Section 58 on the way to Free Area. The whole stretch of road is beautiful. From …
  • View of Milimani Estate from Nakuru Town

    View of Milimani Estate from Nakuru Town

    Milimani Estate, Nakuru, is the residence of choice for many well to do families in Nakuru. Almost every family in Milimani owns a car and there are no public services cars that serve the estate.
  • Aerial view of Naivasha Town

    Aerial view of Naivasha Town

    Naivasha Town is the second largest urban centre in Nakuru. The world over, Naivasha is a popular tourist destination with many hotels and attractions.