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Governor Alfred Mutua Dispatches Machakos Rescue Team To Kitui River Bus Accident.

Machakos County Governor Dr Alfred Mutua has confirmed the dispatch of his Machakos county rescue team to help in the rescue exercise at Enziu river where wedding bound members plunged earlier on Saturday.

Image courtesy: Governor Alfred Mutua.

Penning his thoughts in a post on his Twitter account on Saturday while sending his deepest condolences to the families and friends of those who perished in the Mwingi bus accident, governor Mutua urged drivers to be extra careful with any place covered by water.

"I send my deepest condolences to the family, friends of those who have perished in the Mwingi bus accident and to mama Ngilu during this tough time. I have dispatched my Machakos rescue team to assist in the rescue efforts," Said governor Alfred Mutua.

Earlier on Saturday morning, eighteen people were confirmed dead while ten of the passengers were rescued after a bus lost control and plunged into Enziu river in Kitui county.

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The bus, which had at least thirty members of Mwingi Catholic church was heading to Nuu for a colleague's wedding from Mwingi town.

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