Hundreds homeless as battle for Embu land rages on

The aftermath of evictions in Makima, Embu County, from land said to belong to the Tana and Athi Rivers Development Authority (Tarda), on April 24, 2021.

Photo credit: George Munene | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • The police said they were enforcing a court order that Tarda obtained against residents who had been living in the area and growing crops along the Masinga and Kiambere dams.

Demolitions and evictions in Makima, Embu County, have rendered hundreds of people homeless.

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