Monday, September 23, 2019-Seven pupils have been been confirmed dead and several rushed to Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) in critical condition after a wall collapsed at their Precious Talent Primary school in Ng’ando area along Ngong Road.
The incident happened at around 6:30 when pupils were settling in class for the new week.
Several pupils are reported to have been trapped in the rubble according to the Kenya Red Cross who are leading rescue operations.
The school was a 2-storey building with a concrete floor and iron sheet walls.
Acting KNH CEO Evanson Kamuri has confirmed that most of the admitted pupils are in stable condition.
“Only two are in serious condition, the boy has injuries on his lung and kidneys while the girl has soft tissue injuries but has no internal damages. So far the rest have only have soft tissue injuries but are in stable condition. We have done MRI and CT scan and so far so good,” Kamuri said.
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The Kenyan DAILY POST.