Dozens Feared Trapped As Building Collapses in Kasarani

Several people, mostly construction workers, are believed to be trapped after a building collapsed in Seasons, Kasarani on Tuesday.

According to witnesses, the seven-story building collapsed around 2.30 p.m. while under construction.

Rescue operations have begun, with an ambulance on standby.

According to a construction worker, City Hall officers issued a warning about the site on Tuesday morning following an inspection.

Officers are said to have told workers to leave the construction site immediately.

Despite this, the building’s supervisor reportedly instructed the workers to disregard the warning and continue with the construction.

Kasarani MP Ronald Karuri arrived at the scene to assess the damage.