KonzaCity is set to be a world-class Smart City and a prime economic driver for the nation, with a robust mix of businesses, workers, residents, and urban amenities. It will be the country’s heart of innovative solutions for ICTs, business, and health and education.
The government purchased 5000 acres of land for the project located in Konza in Makueni County. Cadastal survey has been completed and a perimeter wall constructed around it. The 4.1 Km auto boulevard (main road) and another 8.1Km access roads to individual parcels at the KonzaTechnopolis have been completed and are in use. Provision of bulk clean water from Nol-Turesh main supply has been completed and the commodity is now available for construction works and residential purpose. Plans are at advance stage to for the provision of power from three power stations to the site. Establishment of trunk fibre connectivity to the Techno city is 70% complete. It is expected to generate 16, 000 direct jobs.