10 Reasons why Akamba Public Road Services Limited collapsed
How Son’s Greed and Incompetence led to the Fall of Akamba Public Road Services Limited. Long Read Alert !
1. Akamba bus Ltd was founded in the late 1950’s by a merger of three transport businesses under the able leadership of Mr. Sherali Hassanali Nathoo. It had a fleet of over 100 buses plying across the region. A household name in Kenya and it was a source of pride for the nation.
2. The company was doing well and making millions of shillings daily in bookings. They were even assembling their their own buses. During the 2010 Fifa World Cup in South Africa some of their buses ferried football fans to the event. Akamba was a big brand until the founder died.