Residents of Ikutha and Mutha wards in Kitui county, have urged the national and Kitui governments to help them solve water shortage they face as well food shortage.
Mutua of Mutha said they spend most of time looking for these commodity (water), sometimes we take a whole day.
KO learnt that some of the boreholes done by Kitui County and other Parastatals were not functional and needed repair.
Mutua added that they move with their livestock over 23km in search of water.
The much awaited rain season will relieve Kitui residents.