Man Drowns in Waste Water

A 45-year-old man on Tuesday drowned in a waste water well at Nyawiso village in Ndhiwa town centre.

Speaking to the Star on the phone, Lower Kayambo chief Cyprian Obonyo said Charles Ochieng’ fell into the 40-foot well.

He said Ochieng’ was trying to lift the lid when he collapsed and suffocated from fumes coming from the well.

Obonyo urged residents to engage professionals to remove waste.