Mombasa- October 7th, 2014: Yesterday's delays in service ferry services between Mombasa Island and the mainland were caused by unexpected rise in water tide, Kenya Ferry Services has disclosed.
"This is a natural phenomenon," said Kenya Ferry Services Managing Director Musa Hassan Musa. "We sorry that this incidence caused some disruptions of our ferry service on the evening of Monday, Dec. 6 at about 6.00pm. It was difficult boarding since ferries floated too high. We would like to report that there were no casualties and the two ferries are back in operations." [view whole blog post ]