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Contacts and Events

Yaya Shopping Centre
Argwings Kodhek Rd
Tel: 0709-439000

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The Yaya Soko takes place over 4 days (Thursday to Sunday) every third weekend of the month at the ground floor.

Rates and Forms

If you would like to showcase your latest products, artworks, charity or service and want a cost effective method of attracting exactly the right sort of customer, then there is no better place than Yaya to do it. With thousands of top quality customers shopping everyday, your exhibition is bound to be a success when held at our ground floor foyer or atrium. Yaya attracts some of Nairobi’s highest income earners and has a reputation for the highest quality and style. Exhibitions

January to October, Monday – Sunday: Ksh 20,000 + VAT per day

November and December, Monday - Sunday: Ksh 30,000 + VAT per day

You will need to fill the exhibition application form below.(PDF)

Commercial Premises Application 
Commercial premises are not normally available at The Yaya Centre, but from time to time our tenants upgrade or downsize according to their needs and vacate their current lot.

In order to secure premises here you need to first fill in the appropriate form, and return it to Yaya management situated on the fourth floor.

Commercial Premises Application form (PDF)

Got a car to sell?
Leaving the country and want to dispose of household goods?
Upgrading your computer?
Services to sell?
The Yaya Centre notice boards situated next to the Information Desk, outside Chandarana Foodplus and Alexandre Exit are ideal for selling your products.
With thousands of prime buyer passing by every day these boards attract attention and get results.
Speak with the Yaya Information Desk close by for further details.
Terms and Conditions
1. Payment is only through:
M-Pesa paybill No. “232548”
Bank Transfer – Standard Chartered Account No. “0102061318200”
2. Your M-Pesa confirmation message or bank slip will be your receipt.
3. Payment is non-refundable. Once posted on the noticeboard an advert cannot be substituted with a different one.
4. Amount to be paid is based on chargeable weeks. e.g. if your advert runs for 1 to 7 days the charge is 1 week, 8 to 14 days the charge is 2 weeks.
5. Allocated advert space will be confirmed on receipt of payment. Payment has to be made within 24hrs of receiving the booking SMS. Customers cannot dictate the position where the advert will appear on the noticeboard.
6. Extensions are not guaranteed and are subject to availability of space.
7. Expired adverts will be shredded after 96 hours.
Notice Board Advertisement (Including VAT)

Premium Noticeboard (Next to Information Desk)
A5 – 500
A4 – 700
A3 – 1,400
A2 – 2,800
A1 – 5,600
Standard Noticeboard (Outside Chandarana Entrance)
A5 – 400
A4 – 500
A3 – 1,100
A2 – 2,400
A1 – 4,400
Economy Noticeboard (Alexandre Exit)
A5 – 300
A4 – 450
A3 – 1000
A2 – 2,000
A1 – 4,000
Flier Distribution
Monday – Sunday Ksh 20,000 + VAT per day

Maasai Market

The Maasai Market is now being hosted outdoors on Sundays on the second floor of the new parking, between 9am and 5pm

For those of you not aware of it, The Sierra Brasserie also has an entrance on the third floor directly to the dining and terrace area bar, so an ideal opportunity to do your Maasai Market shopping and drop into the Sierra for a refreshing drink or meal.


The Yaya Centre has both ground and basement parking with a new spacious parking that stretches across two floor.

There are two entrances now one is via the Ring Road Kilimani and the exit is into Argwings Kodhek Road and the new entrance on Argwings Kodhek Road with an exit on the ring road.
Parking Fees:
0 – 2 Hours = 50/-
2 – 3 Hours = 100/-
3 – 4 Hours = 150/-

Additional of 100/- after 4 hours.

Lost ticket – 1000/=.

. . . Through giving people great experiences we add value to their lives. . .

YAYA CENTRE is a modern multifunctional shopping mall, it was founded in the late eighties in Nairobi and is today one of the leading shopping malls housing over 100 shops and

YAYA – Y GO ANYWHERE ELSE? Best describes the centre, with all you need in one place from key cutting, laptop buying, shoe repairs, banking, leisure and beauty, fashion, home ware to your essential food and vegetables, butcher and pharmacy. The tenant mix boasts the best names Nairobi has to offer: Mr Price, Hush Puppies (Clarks Shoes) Woolworth’s, Fazal Luxury, Nairobi Sports House, Toyworld, Digital Solution Masters Limited, Healthy U, Phonelink, Huawei, Nairobi Java House, Tazama Art Gallery, Chandarana Supermarket, One Way; with brands that define Nairobi’s discerning market. Food on the 2nd floor with a wide variety of selection from Indian to Chinese to contemporary styles at Mint Leaf, Dim Sum House, Chinese Kitchen and Sierra bar and restaurant.

YAYA CENTRE is a combination of elegance, security and practicality; it’s these qualities that are pivotal to the center’s ambiance. Of significance is the accessibility of Yaya centre.

Located only 5km from the City Centre, with adequate access from Argwings Khodek Road and Ring Road Kilimani, Yaya Shopping Centre makes the 7 days of shopping week most convenient. Kilimani is also the hub of Karen, Langata, Lavington, Hurlingham and Kileleshwa.

Managing Director
Bussem Limited T/A Yaya Towers

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Coporate Social Responsibility


A simple way to help. Thank you to the generous Yaya shoppers who donated sanitary pads to @girlaidfoundation on International Women's Day, 8th March 2023. Girl Aid Foundation is a community organization dedicated to ending period poverty by keeping girls in school, giving them equal opportunities to boys. Yaya doubled the number of sanitary pads donated, bringing the total to x16 large boxes. Big smiles all round for this very worthy cause. #ygoanywhereelse? #yayacentre #internation #womens #month #girlaid #foundation #donations #nairobi #sanitary #towels #girls


Yaya Towers was honoured to visit Nyumba ya Wazee in Thika recently where we donated linen and other housekeeping items as we spent the day interacting with the group. "Nyumba Ya Wazee", as its affectionately called, is run by the little sisters of the poor and The home currently hosts 72 elderly people, ranging from 72 to 106 years of age.


Donations of sewing machines, sanitary pads, and more essentials to Thika Women’s Prison during the “Women’s Health Care” month of May in partnership with Esperance Foundation.

PARTNERSHIP WITH NMS & MINISTRY OF HEALTH Helping control the severity of COVID-19 in the community Yaya Centre and Nairobi Metropolitan Services, NMS with support of The Ministry of Health have been carrying out Free Covid-19 Vaccination Drive at the Yaya Ring Road Slip Lane. All vaccines were available for everyone including boosters*

Yaya playing its part in the community as Gold Sponsors at the 7th Anniversary Gala of Dance Centre Kenya with a mission to spread dance throughout East Africa and include those who come from an underprivileged background.


Yaya sponsor's Dance Centre Kenya event


Tree Planting with officers from the Kilimani police station

Save our Big Cats

We donated KES 20 for every signature towards purchase of sanitary pads for girls - Girl aid foundation

A big Thank You to all who donated clothing items as part of the father's day promotion. We complimented your donations with food stuffs and handed them over to Immanuel Afrika Ministries in Kikuyu, a street children rehabilitation centre.

2018 and prior

The Mater Heart Run had its activation at Yaya Centre in 2018

Kenya Christian School for the Deaf at Yaya in 2018

Representatives of Dagoretti Children’s Centre and New Life Home Trust receive donations of bath mats, hand towels and bath towels from Yaya

Dagoretti Children’s Centre & Frances Jones Abandoned Baby Centre:
To make donations to the centre you may get in touch with them on:

New Life Home Trust:
To make donations to the trust you may get in touch with them on: . Website:

Dagorreti Childrens Home

Yaya’s Santa Visits Impoverished Children’s Home in Kibera
Santa and his goodies was at Shine Academy, Kibera which runs under the Impoverished Children’s project

Shine Academy Kibera

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Open Hours
Mon to Sat: 08:00hrs - 21:00hrs
Sun: 09:00hrs - 18:00hrs
restaurants till late