Student Projects
Academic Year: 2015/2016
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisorsort icon Degree Programme Project Status
WAREGA FREDRICK Assessment of terror disaster preparedness and mitigation in University’s of Nairobi Main Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
AMBOYE DARIUS MUHALI IMPLICATION OF INFORMAL URBAN SETTLEMENT ON CRIME CASE STUDY OF DAGORETTI NORTH SECTION OF GATINA-WARUKU DR. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OCHIENG TEDDY ODONGO IMPACT OF LAND USES ON INSECURITY: A CASE STUDY OF DANDORA PHASE FOUR Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
WAREGA FREDRICK ONYANGO ASSESSMENT OF TERROR DISASTER PREPAREDNESS AND MITIGATION IN THE UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI, MAIN CAMPUS. DR. ROMANUS OPIYO B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
HIUHU EDWIN GICHUHI EXAMINING THE PLANNING IMPLICATIONS OF LOCATING PUBLIC SERVICE VEHICLE TERMINI NEXT TO MARKET IN THE KANGEMI AREA DR. SAMWEL OBIERO B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING)
MWAURA.K. OWEN EFFECTS OF THE SOUTHERN BYPASS ON LOCAL TRAFFIC FLOW IN KIKUYU TOWN. DR. SAMWEL OBIERO B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
STEPHEN W. NGA’NG’A AN INVESTIGATION ON THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN BUS-STOPS AND TRAFFIC CONGESTION ALONG JUJA ROAD, NAIROBI DR. SAMWEL OBIERO B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KIOKO MOSES Public Transport Terminals Challenges in Machakos Dr.M. Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
NJAU DIANA Implications of Development Control on the Character of Residential Neighbourhoods Dr.M. Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
MUGO EMILY Challenges of Natural Environment Degradation to the Surrounding Land Uses (A Case study of Kihoto Estate-Lake Naivasha). Dr.M. Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
Kiptoo Ruth Jerop EFFECTS OF TRANSPORT SYSTEM IN URBAN AREAS, CASE OF NAIROBI CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT DR: SAMUEL OBIERO B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
WAHOME JOSEPH EFFECTS OF HUMAN SETTLEMENTS ACTIVITIES ON WETLANDS; A CASE STUDY OF MANGUO WETLAND AND ADJACENT HUMAN SETTLEMENTS Helen Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2016/2017
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CHELIMO DANIEL KIRWA Implications brought by informal settlements on crime incidents in Mathare Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Maina Caroline Wambui Evaluating Implications of Kitengela Bus Terminus on Nairobi-Namanga Road Dr. S. Muketha B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Letimalo Ursula Senketo Urban Storm Water Mnagement Challenges. A Case Study of Ongata-Rongai Town Dr. S. Muketha B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KIBOI CALEB CHEBWONG Demand for Parking and its Effect on Mobility on Middle Income Residential Neighborhoods; A Case of Nairobi’s Allsops Residential Area Dr. S. Obiero B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Lelei Everlyne Chepkemboi Impact of Traffic Conflict on NMT Safety: Case Study of Kiambu's Juja Junction Dr. S. Obiero B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MASIKE JOE MBURU The Impact of the Growth off Roadside Small Scale Business On The Flow of Traffic Along Avenue Park Estates, Nairobi H. Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2014/2015
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Impacts of Neighbourhood Growth on Infrastructure Facilities: Case of Nairobi's Donholm Dr. Romanus Opiyo and Mr. Charles Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Asman Saleh Mobility Challenges Facing Pedestrians between Juja Road Junction and Kariokor Round Abou Dr. Romanus Opiyo and Mr. James Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Asman Saleh Mobility Challenges Facing Pedestrians between Juja Road Junction and Kariokor Round Abou Dr. Romanus Opiyo and Mr. James Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Njoroge George K. Security Planning Audit Analysis: A Case Study of Nairobi's Westgate Shopping Mall Dr. Romanus Opiyo and Prof. E. Ndegwa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Haji Haji K. Suleiman Planning Implications of Street-side Parking for Public Transport Vehicles on Traffic Flow: A Case Study of Nairobi's River Road Dr. S. Obiero and Mr. James Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Haji Haji K. Suleiman Planning Implications of Street-side Parking for Public Transport Vehicles on Traffic Flow: A Case Study of Nairobi's River Road Dr. S. Obiero and Mr. James Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Abung'ana M. Chiyumba Mountain Tourism and Its Contribution to Regional Development Dr. S. Obiero and Z. Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Abung'ana M. Chiyumba Mountain Tourism and Its Contribution to Regional Development Dr. S. Obiero and Z. Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Njiraini Stephen Bundi Impact of Street Lights on Crime: A Case Study of Nairobi' Kayole's Soweto Village Dr.R. Opiyo and Dr. Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OGINGA JUDITH ACHIENG’ The Impact of Bus Terminus Design on its Functionality: Case Study of Easy Coach Bus Station E. Mairura and C. Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
Njoroge Beth Nyambura Food Street Vending Impact on Informal Settlement Livelihoods: Case of Mukuru kwa Njenga H. Nzainga and Charles Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Owino Silas Ochieng' Solid waste Management Challenges in Nairobi Tena Estate H. Nzainga and Dr. Fridah Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2011/2012
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LABALIA JAPHETH K Examination of pedestrian infrastructure provision in densely populated Kenyan suburbs. Case study of Kangemi Dr. S. Obiero B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
WANYAMA EUGENE WEKESA Implication of motorized transport to a mixed use residential area: Case study of Eastleigh Dr. S. Obiero B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
SILAS MBAABU Assessing the impact of rural road re-alignment and expansion on non-motorized transport. A case study of Marimba-Imenti junction road Dr. S.Obiero B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MUGUNA TITUS MURIRA Implications of urban waste water treatment plants on urban development: The case of Gakoromone area, Meru town E. Mairura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MARUTA DAVID KIMANTHI Assessing sustainability in the context of rapid urbanization: A case study of Ongata Rongai town, Magadi road corridor E. Mairura and C. Karisa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MUCHIRI CHRISTINE An investigation into the proliferation of informal sector activities within residential areas: Case study of Balozi Estate (South B) H. Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
VINCENT K KIGEN Planning and management challenges facing public open spaces: Case study of City Park H. Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
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
KIHARA MILLICENT WANJIKU Impacts of food parks /joints on the urban form (with special reference to Westlands) H. Nzainga &J. Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OTIENO FRANKLINE KICHE Constraints to the provision of water and sanitation services in low-income urban settlements: Case study of Kware Slum in Mathare North, Nairobi J. Murimi 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
Academic Year: 2012/2013
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AJANGA DISSENT I Kibera Rail Line Impacts on Land Use. Dr. S.Obiero& J.Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
VICTOR WAHOME FACTORS AFFECTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF NAIROBI METROPOLITAN RAIL NETWORK Dr. Samuel Obiero MASTER OF ARTS IN 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
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
Academic Year: 2005/2006
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MURUGI MAINA POLICY AND PLANNING IMPLICATIONS FOR TEMPORARY SETTLEMENTS HOSTING INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS (IDPs) IN KENYA: A CASE STUDY OF AFRAHA STADIUM IDP CAMP Dr. Samuel Obiero MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2013/2014
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SUYIANKA ROSE W. Potentiality of Reliable Public Transport in reducing Traffic Congestion in upcoming Dense Neighbourhoods: A Case of Kilimani. Dr. Samuel Obiero B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MUCHIRI LAWRENCE K Planning requirements in Zimmerman Estate in relation to the new Gatharaini trunk sewers Dr.I.K. Mwangi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NJOKA ANTHONI. The efficiency of collection, transport and recycling of Solid Waste in Githurai 45 market Dr.I.K. Mwangi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MAINA LILIAN M Investigating the provision of commercial spaces in low income residential neighbourhoods. Case of Land Mawe. Dr.IK. Mwangi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed