Kenya: 100 Boreholes to Be Drilled


TheStarTHE Wajir county government will drill 100 boreholes to end water crisis. Water executive committe member Water Yussuf Abdi Gedi said the National Water Service Board has been contracted to drill the first 10 boreholes.

He said the drilling of two boreholes has begun in Turantura and Mado locations of Eldas constituency. “Wajir County has 100 boreholes that were drilled by the national over 50 years, but we intend to double this by the end of this financial year,” Gedi said.