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A US$89Million dam will be constructed at Gituamba Location, Chania division, Gatundu North in Kiambu county.

The Bucana dam, whose construction will be funded by the Wold Bank, will displace 5,000 people in Bucana, Kanyoni and Kiriko. It will cover 350 acres. The construction work will be supervised by Athi Water Service Board.


Area MP Clement Waibara said during a general meeting at Gituamba market that all those who will be displaced by the dam construction will properly and promptly compensated. The dam will be built on Kariminu River and will take three years to complete.


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Good news for Nairobians as clean water is very critical for a CITY :banana::banana:
 

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Construction of Karimenu II Dam will cost Sh24 billion. Dam stats:
•59m height
•26.5million cubic metres capacity
•Prodn of 70,000cubic m treated water per day to Ruiru (35,250 cubic m), Juja (11,750 cubic m) & Nairobi (23,000 cubic m)
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At the Karimenu II Dam brief in Gatundu North. The construction of this dam, across Karimenu River will supplement water supply to Ruiru and Juja towns and their environs. The dam construction is expected to be complete by Dec 2020 @EugeneLWamalwa @AthiWater @Eng_Thuita https://t.co/s2cRMq8LV0
Karimenu II Dam has 3 components..
•The Dam
•Water treatment plant with a capacity of 70,000 cubic metres per day.
•67kms of raw and treated water pipeline. Two terminal tanks will be constructed in Ruiru (23,500m3) and Juja (3,000m3) @EugeneLWamalwa @AthiWater @Eng_Thuita https://t.co/OBG2mCImYC
Resettlement Action Plan (RAP): @AthiWater Board has received Sh400m towards payment of crops, land structures and disturbance of Projected Affected Persons. 118 farmers will be compensated today @EugeneLWamalwa @Eng_Thuita https://t.co/KjnBIOOo2g
"Karimenu II Dam will occupy about 600 acres and we will ensure all Project Affected Persons are adequately compensated" - CS @EugeneLWamalwa https://t.co/yMPyqqYV8h IMG_20171205_143556.jpg IMG_20171205_143606.jpg IMG_20171205_143925.jpg IMG_20171205_144033.jpg IMG_20171205_144129.jpg
 

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Construction of the Sh 24b Kariminu II dam at Buchana, Kiriko, Gathanji and Kanyoni villages in Gatundu North began on Saturday after the government finalised the first phase of compensations.

246 families have received Sh 1.28b in compensation for their 171.6 acres in Phase 1 which covers 171 acres.

The dam will have a capacity of 26.5 million cubic meters and is earmarked to produce 70,000 cubic metres of drinking water daily upon completion by Dec 2023
 

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The Project started some two years ago,the cost will be 24billion,should be able to give access of clean water to Gatundu,Limuru and Nairobi areas once done.Though it’s has compensation issues surrounding it
 
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