We hereby notify all encroachers within the railway reserve countrywide to vacate with immediate effect.
The encroachment of the Railway Reserve Land has posed several challenges to our operations. Our safety standards are compromised resulting in derailments alongside other challenges which include delays and vandalism.
We shall soon publicize all encroachers who have continued to occupy the railway reserve through residential and commercial establishments’ owne
r occupied and tenant occupied buildings, religious, educational and health institutions with no legal title or ownership rights.
The Corporation hereby informs the public that with or without prior knowledge, occupying of the Corporation’s reserve land is criminal. Anyone found violating this law is liable to imprisonment for a period of upto 10 years as per the Kenya Railways Corporation Act. Being a transmission line, the Railway is covered by the Way Leaves Act which forbids any businesses hindering operations on the way leave.