Nairobi is the capital and biggest city of Kenya. The city and its encompassing range likewise structure Nairobi County. The name “Nairobi” originates from the Maasai expression Enkare Nairobi, which means “cool water”. The expression is likewise the Maasai name of the Nairobi stream, which thusly loaned its name to the city. In any case, it is famously known as the “Green City in the Sun” and is encompassed by a few extending manor suburbs. Inhabitants of Nairobi are called Nairobians, and the city is administered by the County Government of Nairobi, whose current senator is Evans Kidero.
Nairobi was established by the British in 1899 as a basic rail stop on the track connecting Mombasa to Uganda. The town rapidly developed to turn into the capital of British East Africa in 1907, and in the end the capital of the recently autonomous Kenya Republic in 1963. During Kenya’s pilgrim period, the city turned into a focal point for the settlement’s espresso, tea and sisal industry. Nairobi is additionally a province in itself. The city lies on the Nairobi River in the southern piece of nation, and has a rise of 1,795 meters (5,889 ft) above ocean level.
Nairobi County Government Offices are located in City Hall, along City Hall Way in Nairobi. The postal address of Nairobi County offices are P.O. Box …
With a 2011 assessed populace of around 3.36 million, Nairobi is the second-biggest city by populace in the African Great Lakes district after Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. According to the 2009 registration, in the authoritative region of Nairobi, 3,138,295 occupants existed inside 696 km2 (269 sq mi). Nairobi is the fourteenth biggest city in Africa, including the number of inhabitants in its suburbs.
Nairobi is a standout amongst the most conspicuous urban communities in Africa, both politically and financially. Home to a great many Kenyan organizations and more than 100 noteworthy worldwide organizations and associations, including the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the fundamental organizing and central station for the UN in Africa and Middle East, the United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON), Nairobi is a secured center point for business and society. The Nairobi Stock Exchange (NSE) is one of the biggest in Africa and the second-most established trade on the mainland. It is Africa’s fourth-biggest trade regarding exchanging volume, fit for making 10 million exchanges a day.