About 48 hours ago, Kenyans were treated to one of the most shocking moments ever caught on camera as a bus full of passengers plunged into River Enziu. Picture courtesy. Image from the scene. The bus which was ferrying members of the Mwingi Catholic Church choir shocked Kenyans as it sank into River Enziu with people losing those lives in high numbers.
Many leaders including President Uhuru Kenyatta and Kitui County Governor, Charity Ngilu have sent their heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families and the Catholic Church at large for the sudden death of their loved ones. However, these are the photos of choir members of St. Cecilia Catholic choir Mwingi who drown in the Enziu River when they were heading to the wedding.
Today on 04/12/2021 Enziu river in Kitui county, Mwingi East constituency near a town called Nguni has claimed the lives of at least 10, who have been confirmed dead and more believed to be injured. Investigations still going on to determine the number and capacity of the passengers onboard.
Kenyans are mourning the deaths of Mwingi Catholic church choir congregants who have died in the Enziu River tragedy in Kitui County earlier today. Over the years, this spot has always been termed as deadly more so when heavy downpour is witnessed in the country. A good example is three years ago whereby three passengers died in the same spot.
At least 20 passengers have been verified dead after a machine they were travelling in plunged into River Enziu on the morning of Saturday, December 4. Mwingi Eastsub-county police commander Joseph Yakan verified the original residers managed to deliver 10 other passengers from the violet swash. The 51-seater machine belonging to St Joseph Seminary Mwingi was carrying 30 passengers when it submerged into the swamped swash at around 11 am along Nguni-Nuu road.
Today December 4, 2021, the nation of Kenya has been shocked after a school bus plunged into a tiver killing dozens of people who were on their way to a wedding. According to an earlier video released, the bus was seen trying to cross a river Enziu which had broken its banks making water run across the road.
School Bus Drowns Into A River While Crossing A Flooded Bridge In Kitui County. (VIDEO) A school bus that was carrying Mwingi Catholic church faithfuls to a weeding has been swept away by floods as it tried to cross River Enziu in Kitui County and this saw the bus drown into the river completely and it had about 30 people onboard who included children, men and women.
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.