BY CORRESPONDENT,MACHAKOS,15TH SEPT 2018-Search efforts are still ongoing after Four students from Syokisinga mixed secondary school in Machakos drowned in River Athi near Katangi on Friday.
Speaking to www.upesinews.co.ke on Saturday Pius Kioko one of the residents helping to search mission says the students drowned as they went on the geographical excavation and field work. far One body has been retrieved and search for the others is ongoing.
According to KUPPET executive secretary, Machakos Musembi Katuku who sent his message of condolence to the bereaved families said it was sad that lives of such children could come to and end in that manner.
“I have learned of the drowning of four form one students of Syokisinga secondary school with a lot of shock and disbelief. It is unfortunate that we have lost young and tender souls,” said Katuku.