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Kenya plans virtual weigh stations to boost efficiency

Published on June 28, 2017

Kenya is shifting to virtual weigh-bridges in a bid to boost speed and transparency in the clearance of cargo on its roads.

The Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) plans to set up 10 virtual weighbridges on key transport corridors amid ballooning costs of road maintenance and delays in the screening of vehicles.

The electronic devices will be located at Archers Post on the Isiolo-Moyale road, Sagana Bridge on the Thika-Nyeri road, Yatta on the Thika-Garissa road, Kamulu on the Nairobi-Kangundo road and Eldama Ravine on the Eldama Ravine-Eldoret road. Read more. Source | Business Daily