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Lobby sues airport authority for raising JKIA parking fees - 9 months ago, 17 Apr 09:20

By: Business Daily

A lobby has filed a lawsuit challenging the newly introduced parking fees at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA), arguing that they are exorbitant and exploitative to the general public.

The managing trustees of the Nairobi Foundation claim that the increase was done arbitrarily without public participation.

With effect from April 15, a review of the rates by Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) shows that any saloon car accessing the airport and parking for under 20 minutes is charged Ksh100 ($1).

Owners of saloon cars parked at the airport’s drop-off and pick-up zone for between 20 and 40 minutes will pay Ksh250 ($2.5) while those parked for up to one hour will pay Ksh350 ($3.5) and those staying for up to two hours Ksh500 ($5).

The petitioner is seeking a “declaration that the decision to increase parking fees at JKIA is unconstitutional.”

Nairobi Foundation has listed Kenya Airports Parking Services (KAPS), KAA, Cabinet secretaries of Transport ...
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