Kenya dam tragedy – Watch how people are swept away


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official told local media reported let the wall of water was about 1.5 meters
high and 500 meter wide Kenya’s public prosecutor has ordered the arrest of two
farm managers and several government officials over a dam which collapsed and
killed more than 47 people in maan Norden Haji said the line officials
would be prosecuted for manslaughter and for neglecting their duty
he said investigators had found the dam was constructed by unqualified staff and
had breached environmental law have not responded to mr. Hodges
accusations Africa live more on this and other stories to them variously known as
Packard mill Mittal Saleh that is located on garbage farmland the where
flowers macadamia nuts and coffee are growing about one
with 90 kilometers 120 miles from the capital
it bursts after heavy rains in the area sending a reported 70 million liters of
water towards the homeless below local media repeated yet the role of
water was about 1.5 meters high and 500 meter yet they destroyed everything in
its path including the primary school and power lines just up with Tivoli one
of the survivors who lost his children and the tragedy told the BBC at the time
the flooding happened so quickly while I was trying to run away two of my
daughters were swept away by the floodwaters I was able to save my wife
and two sons but now I can pay I’m pained by the loss of my children mr.
Haji said officials from the state agency in charge of water management had
originally issued the dams permit and that the government’s environment
regulators had failed to conduct compliance chairs shortly after the dam
burst its own demand sunk low hazard for paddle denied reports that it was
illegal telling a local TV station at all the dams in his farm had proper
permission we have been paying all the fees on tongue their authorities have
continuously been coming to look and inspect the dams he was quoted as saying
mr. Haji said in his statement that there was enough evidence to prosecute
all the state officials as well as to senior managers working for mr. Patil

3 thoughts on “Kenya dam tragedy – Watch how people are swept away

  1. Jeez that slow f*ing tractor reversing its slow ass and blocking the path.. wtf?!

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