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Two pupils killed, several others injured as classroom wall collapses in Dagoretti.

Six pupils have been confirmed dead and several others injured after a wall collapsed on them at Precious Talent School in Ng’ando area along Ngong road.

The tragic incident happened at around 6.45 am when the students were preparing to commence their studies.
Dozens of pupils are still trapped inside as the rescue efforts are ongoing.
The Nairobi County Fire Engine Department and Red Cross group are at the scene working in handy with the locals to break down the wreckage and save the children trapped inside.
SEE ALSO :School games: St Anthony’s, Dagoretti eye football gloryMajority of the injuries sustained by the pupils are cuts due to the walls made of iron sheets.
Permanent secretary of Education Richard Belio Kipsang is at the scene and is expected to address the press after assessing the situation.

Residents at the school where a wall collapsed on pupils in Dagoretti area.

Classroom with pupils inside collapses at a school along Ngong road, Nairobi.Red Cross and @EMS_Kenya response teams are at the scene. Details to follow.
— Kenya Red Cross (@KenyaRedCross) September 23, 2019

More to follow…
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