Death toll in Makongeni building collapse rises to 4

Rescuers at the four-storey building that collapsed on December 17, 2014. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Three floors, each hosting five units, are said to have been fully occupied by tenants, mostly students of Technical University of Kenya.
  • One of those injured after the five-storey building collapsed died Wednesday on the way to Kenyatta National Hospital.

The death toll from a collapsed residential building in Makongeni in Nairobi County rose to four after three bodies were recovered from the rubble.

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