The Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company (NCWSC) on Wednesday informed the public that the Ngethu Water Treatment Plant will be shut from Thursday, July 9, 2020, to Friday, July 10, 2020.
According to the statement to newsrooms, this will facilitate repair works at Mwagu water intake along Chania River which was damaged by heavy rains.
As a result, the following areas will not have water;
Nairobi CBD, UoN Main Campus, Coca Cola Factory, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and EPZ-Athi River.
Areas along Mombasa Road: South B, South C and the neighbourhoods.
The whole of Industrial Area. Areas along Juja Road such as Mlango Kubwa, the whole of Mathare, Eastleigh Airforce, Huruma, Kariobangi, Pangani and the whole of Eastleigh.
Areas along Jogoo Road, from Maringo, Buruburu and the surrounding estates and Bahati.
Others areas to be affected include Baba Dogo, Dandora, Dandora KCC Factory, Umoja, Donholm, Fedha, Tassia, Avenue Park and Nyayo Embakasi all along Outer Ring Road.
Areas along Kangundo Road from Ruai, Kayole, Komarock estate and Njiru will also be affected.
Along Thika Road, Kenya Breweries, Kenyatta University, Kahawa Barracks, Kasarani, Mwiki, Kahawa Sukari, Garden Estate and Thome Estate will also experience the outage.
Finally, Parklands, Ngara area, Aga Khan Hospital, University of Nairobi-School of Law and City Park area, Gigiri, United Nation-Gigiri and Muthaiga will be affected.
Residents of the listed areas have been urged to use water sparingly.