Rescue boats will soon be established to look into matters rescue operation and disaster management in Lake Naivasha.
This follows a request to the Deputy President William Ruto by Naivasha residents through Lakeview Ward MCA Karanja Mburu.
The vocal MCA who is also the Chair Disaster Management Committee at the Nakuru County assembly says the Lake is paramount to the people of Naivasha in terms livelihood.
In an interview,the MCA revealed that the DP had agreed to ensure that the boats are in place.
” As the Chair Disaster Management Committee I made a request to DP recently on establishment of rescue boats in Lake Naivasha and he agreed.So soon they will be in place” said Karanja.
In addition,MCA Karanja revealed that DP who is also in front line in advocating for hustlers’ rights also vowed to ensure life saver jackets are availed.
He says this will be a boost to many youths who get livelihood from the lake.
“The move is key to our youths who also help drive our economy” said Mburu.