The Nairobi City Water & Sewerage Company Ltd (NCWSC) on Friday shut down water production at Sasumua Dam due to a landslide inside the Aberdare Ranges forest which has damaged the water transmission pipeline.
The following areas will be affected by the shutdown: Areas along Waiyaki Way, Naivasha road, Kangemi, Lavington, Westlands, Parklands, M.P.Shah Hospital, Agha Khan Hospital and ILRI, Upper hill, Kilimani Nairobi Hospital, Kenyatta National Hospital and Community. University of Nairobi main campus hall of residence, Upper and Lower Kabete campus, University of Nairobi and Kenyatta University Parklands law campuses. Estates around Kenyatta market, Kibera, Langata, Jamhuri, Ngando, Riruta/Satelite, Dagoretti Corner, Kawangware, Areas along Langata, Madaraka Estate, Mbagathi and Ngong roads, Karen. Loresho, Nyari, Kitisuru, estate along Peponi Road, New Muthaiga and Thigiri ridge areas
Those residing in Eastlands will get water this weekend as water supply from Ng’ethu treatment works is slowly stabilizing.
The public has been urged to use available water sparingly.