President Uhuru Kenyatta has consoled the families that were affected by the Solai Dam tragedy stating that the government will stand with them during this dark moment.
Speaking on Wednesday when he attended the Interdenominational Memorial and Funeral Service in honor of the 48 Solai dam tragedy victims who perished during the horrific incident, the head of state said it was such a devastating incident.
He said he was saddened by the incident and prayed for quick recovery of survivors of the tragedy.
“I must say I am saddened by the accident and I pray for quick recovery of survivors” he said.
The head of state reiterated that the government will continue to support flooding victims across the country.
In order to address the land issue that might arise after the tragedy, President Kenyatta assured that the government will issue,the Head of State also pledged to issue title deeds to the occupants of the expansive Nyakinyua land, where most of those affected by the Patel dam burst live.
He added that the government will construct a dam in this area to supply residents with clean water.
PHOTO/PSCU:President Uhuru Kenyatta consoles families affected by Solai dam tragedy.