Nairobi County collects record breaking Ksh1.63bn in January

Nairobi County raised Ksh1.63 billion in revenue collection in January for the first time in the history of the county with business licenses being the major revenue earner in the month at Ksh512 million followed by land rates at Ksh306 million.

Governor Mike Sonko attributes the rise in revenue to automation of billing services and sealing of corruption loopholes.Parking raked in Ksh140 million while the fire department issued permits worth Ksh115 million.