Student Projects
Academic Year: 2011/2012
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
JASPER NDEKE SHADRACK Planning implication of siting of outdoor advertisements on vehicular and pedestrian traffic along Uhuru Highway and Waiyaki Way stretch H. Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MAHIOHA PETER NYAMU Planning implication of the informal sector activities on a planned residential area: A case study of Race Course Estate R. Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NJERU SOLOMON MUNENE PROVISION OF A DECENTRALIZED WASTEWATER DISPOSAL SYSTEM IN PIPELINE ESTATE, NAIROBI KENYA Prof. Ndegwa and Dr. F. Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
ONWONG’A MOKANDU Provision of private student hostels for higher institutions of learning: A case study of Ngara Estate, Nairobi M. Ng’ayu B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MULWA PURITY NDINDA Sustainability of land uses adjoining Ngong River and its environs: A case of the stretch between enterprise road and Lunga Lunga Dr. F. Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
RICHARD MANYALA The challenges faced by Kenya Pipeline Company on their land reserve: Case study of Mukuru Sinai slum Prof. P. Ngau B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MWANGI MARY WANGUI The challenges of planning public open spaces in Nairobi CBD: a case study of Nairobi Law Courts, KIDG and Re-insurance parking space C. Karisa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
ONDONGO PRISCILA THE IMPLICATIONS OF THE EASTERN BYPASS ROAD TO THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF SURROUNDING CENTRES: CASE STUDY OF RUAI. Z. Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OMWERI ASMAN JOHN Traffic flow challenges on Jogoo Road: Case of Donholm roundabout J. Murimi & C. Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KANYUNGU EUNICE WAHIGA Transformation of Residential and Open Spaces into commercial Land Uses: Case Study of Buruburu R. Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2012
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
Stephen O. Okere An Evaluation of Circuit Television Cameras in Crime Management: A case Study of Nairobi Central Business District B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
SAMUEL MUGO MARWA URBAN CELEBRATIONS-GREENWAY NETWORK FOR LIVABLE AND SUSTAINABLE CITIES: Case of Nairobi Central Business District B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING)
Academic Year: 2012/2013
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
Peter Benjamin Nguku 55 IMPACTS OF THE SOUTHERN BYPASS ON MUTUINI SETTLEMENT IN DAGORETTI, NAIROBI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Lawrence Karong’e Adapting To The Realities Of Prolonged Insecure Land Tenure In Kenyas Urban Areas: A Case Study Of Mnarani Area Of Kilifi Town MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING ongoing
AMBANI MILDRED M AN ASSESSMENT OF COMMUNITY CENTRES IN KAYOLE SOUTH WARD, NAIROBI M. Ng’ayu& Dr. M. Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OMONDI O. BRIAN. AN ASSESSMENT OF THE PROVISION OF FACILITIES AND SERVICES IN A TERMINAL FACILITY. A CASE OF MACHAKOS COUNTRY BUS TERMINAL B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KINYUA JOLLAH ALLAN VINCENT AN EVALUATION OF THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THE KALOLENI NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NDUATI JOSPHAT NGONJO AN INVESTIGATION INTO PROBLEMS FACING PROVISION OF HOUSING AND INFRASTRUCTURE SERVICES IN INFORMAL SETTLEMENT. Case study of Mariguini informal settlement in Nairobi, kenya. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
BETTY ONG’INJO An Investigation into the Traffic Flow Problems on Jogoo Road, Nairobi DR. SAMUEL OBIERO & MR. CHARLES OSENGO B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NJERU KENNETH GITONGA An Investigation of the Ease of Crossing the Expanded Thika Highway and the Impact of this on Urban Communities and Businesses in Intermediate Centres B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Otieno Samwel Onyango ASSESSMENT OF THE PLANNING CHALLENGES IN PROVISION OF EDUCATION FACILITIES IN URBAN RESIDENTIAL COMMUNITIES IN NAIROBI: A CASE OFTENA ESTATE B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KASITI MICHAEL MAURICE BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, SPACE UTILIZATION AND CONTESTATION ON TOM MBOYA STREET, NAIROBI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Okoth Charles Ameso Angira Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Urban Mobility (Non-Motorized Transport): A Case Study of ‘Nyamakima Area’, Nairobi County, Kenya. Dr. Samwel Obiero, Eng.James Murimi MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
KABUKURU KENNETH KIBICHO CHALLENGES IN INFRASTRUCTURE AND SERVICE PROVISION IN INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS. A CASE STUDY OF KIJIJI SETTLEMENT, NAIROBI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
CHESETO N .MOSES CHALLENGES IN PLANNING FOR ELECTRICITY INFRASTRUCTURE IN INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS: CASE OF KOSOVO VILLAGE, MATHARE VALLEY –NAIROBI Mr. Charles Osengo MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
MACHARIA JOEL GACHUKI CHALLENGES OF DEVELOPMENT IN ROYSAMBU NEIGHBOURHOOD, NAIROBI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MACHARIA JOEL GACHUKI CHALLENGES OF DEVELOPMENT IN ROYSAMBU NEIGHBOURHOOD, NAIROBI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
ONDIMU POLYCAP MBAKA CHALLENGES OF SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL SITES AND THEIR IMPACTS ON THE NEIGHBOURHOOD LAND USES: A CASE STUDY OF NGONG DUMPSITE IN NGONG TOWNSHIP. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
John Kimathi Characterising Resilient Agricultural-Base Livelihoods: A Case Of Conservation Agriculture In Kanthonzweni District. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING ongoing
Mutuaruhiu Kalululwanga Effects Of Land Use Encroachment On Wetlands: Case Study Nairobi Dam Area PROFESSOR E.N NDEGWA B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Wakuze Anita Sofia EXAMINATION OF THE CONSTRAINTS FACING SHOPPING CENTERS IN OLD RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBORHOODS: A CASE STUDY OF OFAFA MARINGO ESTATE B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING)
MARANGA N. WILFRED EXAMINING LIVEABILITY IN INFORMAL SETTLEMENT: THE CASE OF VIETNAM IN MUKURU KWA NJENGA, NAIROBI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING)
Enos Seth Oluoch Examining mobility and circulation challenges in Ongata Rongai C. Osengo and R. Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NICODEMUS F. OKUMU EXAMINING MOBILITY AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS OF PEDESTRIANS ON NGARA ROAD B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MUINDE SAMMY MUTINDA EXAMINING PROVISION OF NON MOTORISED TRANSPORT INFRASTRUCTURE ALONG JUJA CORRIDOR: THE STRETCH OF MLANGO KUBWA B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KATUMA CATHERINE KAMANTHE EXAMINING THE CONDITIONS AND PROSPECTS OF OLD INSTITUTIONAL HOUSING ESTATES IN NAIROBI, A CASE OF NGARA EAST RAILWAY HOUSING Mr. Zachariah Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
ABDULLAHI HASSAN A. Examining the impacts of urban development on storm water drainage. A case of Eastleigh Section 1 Z. Maleche & C. Karisa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
AMUKO SELIPHA O EXAMINING USE OF SPACE IN KAWANGWARE MARKET Mr. J. Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NJOGU EPHRAIM NGAHU EXAMNING THE IMPLICATION OF LAND USE ON MOBILITY AND ACCESSIBILITY. A CASE OF PUMWANI ROAD B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
VICTOR WAHOME FACTORS AFFECTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF NAIROBI METROPOLITAN RAIL NETWORK Dr. Samuel Obiero MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
SAMWEL M MOKUA IMPACTS OF REDEVELOPMENT OF SECONDARY COMMERCIAL CENTER; CASE OF KAREN SHOPPING CENTER, NAIROBI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MACHOGU GEOFFREY NYABENGI IMPACTS OF UPGRADING NAIROBI-THIKA HIGHWAY ON COMMERCIAL ACTIVITIES: CASE OF MURANG’A ROAD B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
JUMA MWAMSINGA KHAMIS IMPLICATIONS OF RAPID LAND-USE TRANSFROMATION ALONG WAIYAKI WAY (A104), NAIROBI COUNTY B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KARIBA FELIX KITHINJI INFORMAL LAND USE ORGANIZATION AND ITS IMPLICATION ON STREET PATTERN IN MATHARE VILLAGE 3B B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MWATU ONESMUS KAKOI INSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF PERIURBAN AREAS IN KENYA: THE CASE OF ONGATA RONGAI Prof. E. Ndegwa MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
AJANGA DISSENT I Kibera Rail Line Impacts on Land Use. Dr. S.Obiero& J.Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
RUGETHE JOSEPH WAITHUKI Parking challenges in upcoming commercial districts: the case of Westlands Area B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KETTER K. GEORGE PLANNING AND CRIME: ASSESSING OF CRIME INCIDENCES IN URBAN RESIDENTIAL AREAS; A CASE OF NGUMBA ESTATE, RUARAKA Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Nyaga James Mutugi Planning Implications Of Informal Developments On Planned Neighbourhoods: Case Of Ofafa Maringo Estate, Nairobi Mr. C. Osengo ; Mr. J. Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NJANI JASSAN NDEGWA PLANNING IMPLICATIONS OF UNCONTROLLED URBAN DEVELOPMENT IN TENA RESIDENTIAL ESTATE, NAIROBI Prof. Peter Ngau, Mrs. Hellen Nzainga MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed