It’s unfair, leaders say of cancelled Kimwarer dam

The area where the Kimwarer dam would have been built in Elgeyo-Marakwet. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Mr Murkomen said the committee did not conduct any public participation before making the decision.
  • The committee established that no current reliable feasibility study had been conducted on the dam project.
  • The President okayed the other controversial Arror dam project in Marakwet East.

Elgeyo-Marakwet leaders have faulted President Uhuru Kenyatta for cancelling the building of the Sh22.2 billion Kimwarer dam, saying it is wrong to punish residents for mistakes committed by other people.

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