Senatorial hopeful urges Government to expedite bridge works at Enziu River -Mwingi

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The National Government has been urged to speeden the on-going bridge construction at Enziu River in order to save lives of people during heavy rains at the ‘killer river’.

Speaking shortly after an ill-fated Mwingi Bus plunged into Enziu River leaving several people dead, Kitui senatorial aspirant Dr. Stephen Mutua Kilonzo reiterated on the need to complete the bridge and other road works to ensure safety of pedestrians and motorists at the area.

He called on residents and motorists in the county to be cautious when crossing swollen rivers or flooded areas.

The renowned businessman and county leader send his heartfelt message of condolence to all the affected families, relatives and friends who lost their beloved ones after the devastating tragedy, he wished the departed souls of the sons and daughters of the county eternal peace.

Dr. Kilonzo, runners up for Kitui Senate race in 2017 is gunning for the same seat on DP William Ruto’s UDA party ticket, after recently defecting from Dr. Alfred Mutua’s (Machakos Governor) Maendeleo Chap Chap where he served as the Secretary General.

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