Motorists using Uhuru Highway in Nairobi will have to find alternative routes to access the Central business District after the Highways Authority announced closure of the part of the road.
The busy highway is set to be closed for 21 days beginning Friday April 30.
The closure, which commences this Friday April 30 will go on till May 20th and is meant to allow for the ongoing construction of the Nairobi Expressway along Mombasa Road.
According to the Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA), the 21-day traffic disruption will affect the section between Bunyala roundabout and the Nyayo Stadium roundabout.
“There will be traffic disruption along Uhuru Highway starting Friday, April 30, 2021, to Thursday, May 20th. Motorists are kindly advised to use alternative routes. We apologise for the inconveniences that may be caused as we endeavour to provide an efficient, safe and reliable road network,” KeNHA Director General Peter Mundinia said in a notice.