Kenya Pipeline Company

Kenya Pipeline Company website

🔎 Run a search for “Kenya Pipeline Company”

Get RSS feed of these results

All stories

Article
12 September 2011

[PDF] Kenya Pipeline Company - Press Statement

Author: Selest Kilinda, Kenya Pipeline Corporation

…Upon detection of product spillage, the Nairobi-Mombasa pipeline was shut down immediately and Nairobi Terminal receiving Station isolated…The section of the pipeline was depressurized and emergency response initiated...to contain spillage…A team of...

Read more

Article
16 September 2011

What government and KPC should do to avert future tragedies in the wake of Mukuru-Sinai slum disaster [Kenya]

Author: Wambui Kimathi & Louiza Kabiru, Kenya National Commission on Human Rights, in Business Daily (Kenya)

[In] the Mukuru-Sinai slum fir tragedy in which 95 people have so far died and 160 others hospitalised in a fire tragedy that occurred after an oil spillage from the Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) infrastructure at the slum… The UN principles most...

Read more

Article
10 May 2012

Victims of Sinai fire seek compensation [Kenya]

Author: Isaiah Lucheli, Standard [Kenya]

Victims of the Sinai fire tragedy have moved to court seeking compensation from Kenya Pipeline Company...and the City Council of Nairobi. The 102 people affected by the disaster, including minors...have...accused [the defendants] of being negligent...

Read more

Article
3 November 2012

Sonko has 300 Sinai fire witnesses in Sh25 billion suit [Kenya]

Author: Alphonce Mungahu, Star (Kenya)

Makadara MP Mike Sonko has lined up more than 300 survivors of the Sinai fire to testify in a suit seeking more than Sh25 billion from the government as compensation…Most of them received serious burns in the fire incident…In his petition, Sonko...

Read more

Article
5 November 2012

Three seek to be excluded from Sh25bn Sinai fire case [Kenya]

Author: Daily Nation (Kenya)

Three institutions want to be excluded from a case in which fire tragedy victims are seeking compensation for damages. The National Environment Management Authority (Nema), Kenya Power Company (KPC) and Nairobi City Council of Nairobi...told the High...

Read more

Article
6 November 2012

City council wants out of Sinai suit [Kenya]

Author: Alphonce Mungahu, Star (Kenya)

The City Council of Nairobi wants to be removed from a suit filed by victims of Sinai fire seeking more than Sh25 billion compensation. Kenya Power and National Environment Management Authority want out too. The three told justice David Majanja that...

Read more

Article
23 October 2013

Sinai slum fire victims anxious over delay in compensation hearing [Kenya]

Author: Vincent Agoya, Daily Nation (Kenya)

Survivors of the Nairobi's Sinai slum fire are anxious over the delayed hearing of a compensation case they lodged…They said the case has not been able to take off despite filing all the necessary documents, thanks to a series of adjournments…More...

Read more

Article
26 November 2013

[PDF] Corporate Legal Accountability Annual Briefing

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

The goal of the Annual Briefing is to help a wide audience understand what has been happening in different parts of the world. First, it examines global trends in corporate legal accountability such as barriers to accessing judicial remedies;...

Read more

Article
13 February 2014

State negligence caused Sinai tragedy, court told [Kenya]

Author: Vincent Agoya, Daily Nation (Kenya)

Failure to repair a gadget worth Sh1000 at a Kenya Pipeline plant in Nairobi cost the lives of hundreds of slum dwellers in the Sinai fire tragedy in 2011, a court was told Thursday…[Senator Sonko] was testifying at the High Court in the case seeking...

Read more

Article
14 February 2014

Nairobi Senator Sonko finally testifies in Sinai fire tragedy case [Kenya]

Author: Kurian Musa, Standard Digital (Kenya)

Nairobi Senator Gideon Mbuvi alias Sonko has testified in a case in which Sinai fire victims are seeking compensation from the Government…Mbuvi appeared before Justice David Majanja to give his witness account of [the] September 12, 2011 fire tragedy...

Read more