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Thursday, July 27, 2017

Mathira residents rehabilitate dam in a communal job

Gaikuyu residents in Mathira, Nyeri at the rehabilitated dam where they have been working for the last three weeks.
Gaikuyu residents in Mathira, Nyeri at the rehabilitated dam where they have been working for the last three weeks.

More than 600 residents of Gaikuyu in Mathira, Nyeri county, have communally rehabilitated an abandoned dam (pictured).

Led by Mathira MP aspirant Wambura wa Maranga, they have worked for three weeks.

Speaking at the project site on Thursday, Maranga said she funded it after residents committed to do the work.

The dam will be used for fishing, irrigation and recreational activities.


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