The Star (Nairobi)

Kenya: Update On Kibera Train Accident

Photo: Kenya Red Cross
Kenya Red Cross assisting victims of train accident in Nairobi's Kibera slums.

Six people are nursing serious injuries after a train veered off its tracks and hit shanties in the highly populated Kibera Slum yesterday. Transport secretary Michael Kamau has vowed to ensure that the area adjacent to the rail line is cleared to avoid future disasters.

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