Is Kenya's Super Rail Service Putting Drivers Out of Work?

The government is reportedly downplaying reports that more than 500 container freight stations workers and drivers in Mombasa have been rendered jobless due to increase in the volume of goods transported by train through the Standard Gauge Railway. The Nation has learnt that CFSs and transport firms in Mombasa have started laying off workers following lack of cargo to handle.

A Standard Gauge Railway passenger train arrives in Nairobi on May 31, 2017.


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