Over 40 Die On Kenyan Roads in 48 Hours


The country has lost at least 28 people in separate road accidents bringing the total number of lives lost since the year to 43.

VIDEO: Passengers Die As Mini Bus Plunges To a Quarry in Kenya

19 people died in Molo after the matatu plunged in a quarry at the same time another six people died on the spot after a 14 - seater matatu hit a ... see more »

  • Kenya:  26 Dead in Molo/Meru Matatu Accident

    The Star, 3 January 2013

    At least 26 people died yesterday in two separate road accidents in Molo and Meru. 20 people died in the molo accident after a matatu plunged into a valley in Keringet. Several ... read more »

  • Kenya:  19 Killed As Bus Plunges Into Valley

    Capital FM, 2 January 2013

    Nineteen people were confirmed dead in a tragic road accident at Moto Quarry in Molo on Wednesday. 14 people died on the spot while five others succumbed to injuries while ... read more »

  • Kenya:  14 Die in New Year Accidents

    The Star, 2 January 2013

    Fourteen people died in two separate accidents just an hour after Kenyans rung in the New Year. Eleven of the 14 died at Migai near Salgaa along the Nakuru Eldoret highway when a ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Six Perish in Road Accident

    The Star, 2 January 2013

    A nominated councilor in the Meru County Council and her husband were among six people who died on Tuesday night after a Nissan matatu which they were traveling in lost control and ... read more »

Kenyan roads claim over 40 lives since dawn of the new year.

  • Kenya:  Five Die in Road Accident

    The Star, 2 January 2013

    Five people died on the spot last night and seven others are admitted at kiirua mission hospital and meru level 5 hospital in critical condition. The accident occurred after a ... read more »

  • Kenya:  53 Die in Road Accidents During Christmas Week

    The Star, 2 January 2013

    53 people lost their lives this festive season as a result of road accidents. Deputy Traffic Commandant Samuel Kimaru says they died in 46 separate incidences that occurred between ... read more »

  • Kenya:  11 Die in Salgaa Accident

    The Star, 1 January 2013

    Eleven people have died in a road accident involving a bus,a trailer and a 14 seater matatu at Salgaa area along the Nakuru - Eldoret highway. The Kenya red cross says 4 are in ... read more »

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