Infrastructure, Projects & PPP

Posted on June 13th, 2018

Our Infrastructure, Projects & PPP practice group is at the forefront of providing commercially focused advice in rapidly growing sectors in Kenya including energy, power generation, telecommunications and transport.

We combine legal and sector expertise in advising on all stages of a project including structuring, drafting & negotiating and project finance.

Our recent experience in Infrastructure, Projects & PPP includes:

  • Advising the government-to-government collaboration between the Government of Kenya and China National Petroleum Corporation on a proposed USD 1.8 billion project to develop up to 350 MW of geothermal power plant.
  • We advised Kenya Commercial Bank Limited in relation to an annuity term loan facility worth USD 60 million to facilitate the 75% direct cost of road construction of the Ngong-Kiserian-Isinya Road and Kajiado-Imaroro Road.
  • Advising an international energy company on project structures, project documents as well as legal compliance issues in regards to a proposed 40 MW solar power project.
  • Advising a leading international real estate and development company, the lead member of the consortium that won the bid to re-develop the Nairobi City County Old Housing Estate on Ngong Road.
  • Advising a bidder on the proposed construction of a 2,000 km Kenyan road (an annuity scheme) via a PPP arrangement.
  • Assisted a team advising the developer of a 250 MW onshore wind farm in Kenya which was in part financed by the forward sale of Clean Development Mechanism credits.

Recent Insights

Kenya’s Energy Sector: 2015 Highlights

On Matters Energy: A Review of Some Key Developments in Kenya’s Energy Sector (Q2-2016)

“May as Well”: Additional Renewable Sector Updates for May 2016

On the way: A look at Kenya’s new Road Annuity Programme

A matter of “competing” principles: Confidentiality and disclosure in PPP procurement

Related services

Banking & Finance, Corporate & Commercial, Dispute Resolution

For more information about our Infrastructure, Projects & PPP practice, please contact George Oraro SC (Founding Partner), Jacob Ochieng (Partner) or Cindy Oraro (Partner).  Alternatively click here to download our Infrastructure, Projects & PPP profile.

Key Contacts
George Oraro SC
Founding Partner





Posted on March 23rd, 2018

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