Bus Rapid Transit

The ongoing construction of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) infrastructure along the Thika Superhighway on June 15, 2021. Evans Habil | Nation Media Group

| Evans Habil | Nation Media Group

Dar leads the way in modernised transport as Nairobi falters

What you need to know:

  • In Nairobi, public transport is at a crossroads and despite all official promises there is no clear plan on how to proceed.
  • Dar es Salaam Rapid Transit system boasts bus lanes separated from other traffic, mostly in the middle of the road to reduce stoppages.

Dar es Salaam is leading in modernising its transport system even as efforts by the Kenyan government to end commuters' transport nightmares in Nairobi appear to be on the rocks.

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