Turkana oil transport drives hundreds of jobseekers to Mombasa refinery

What you need to know:

  • The jobseekers are from Kwale, Kilifi and Mombasa have urged President Uhuru Kenyatta to give them jobs.
  • Women, men and the elderly have been braving the morning cold to pitch camp outside the largest company in Mombasa West.
  • KPRL came back to life when Kenya’s first crude oil from Turkana arrived at the facility last week.

Hundreds of jobseekers have been pitching camp at the Kenya Petroleum Refineries Limited (KPRL) depot in Mombasa following the start of transportation of oil from Turkana.

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