President Kenyatta briefed on plan to ensure water efficiency by 2020

President Uhuru Kenyatta was on Tuesday at his Harambee House office, briefed on the progress in the Government’s plan to make Nairobi and other cities water sufficient by the year 2020.

The President was briefed by Ministry of Water and Irrigation officials led by Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa on the projects the Government is working on to plug the 250 million litre water deficit the city faces.

Nairobi receives a daily water supply of 520 million litres of water against a demand of 750 million litres.The soon to be completed Northern Water Tunnel from Muranga, is expected to increase the water supply to Nairobi by 140 million litres.