One person has been confirmed dead and several others admitted at the Mama Lucy Hospital following a cholera outbreak in Nairobi’s Majengo area.
The deceased a female person reportedly died on her way to the hospital.
The deceased’s brother told Ghetto radio news that they failed to get an ambulance on time to rush her to the hospital leading to her death.
The cholera flare up has been experienced since the onset of the rainy season that is being experienced in different parts of the country.
According to the residents, the county Government of Nairobi, has failed in ensuring that there is proper sewer system in the region.
These has led to stagnating major system, leading to accumulation of dirt in the region which is a breeding site for cholera.
They are further accusing the Government of not responding swiftly to emergencies