County bans dump­ing of garbage at Kibarani

Daily Nation (Kenya) - - COUNTY -

Mom­basa County gov­ern­ment has banned cart push­ers from fer­ry­ing garbage from var­i­ous es­tates to dump at Kibarani dump­site. Kibarani, the old­est dump­site, is fac­ing clo­sure fol­low­ing Gov­er­nor Has­san Joho’s or­der. Mr Joho termed the area an eye­sore. Garbage has been pil­ing up at the dump­site, over­flow­ing into the In­dian Ocean and along the Mom­basanairobi High­way af­ter clo­sure of il­le­gal dump­sites. Ac­cord­ing to the de­volved unit, Kibarani will later be re­ha­bil­i­tated. Mr Joho or­dered that the dump­site be closed by end of June. — Win­nie Atieno

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