Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.


MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24 Kenya. The stories here come from users.

Latest Badges:

View all Manasseh's badges.

National Construction Authority launches inspection of buildings

22 January 2015, 17:59 Joseph Njung'eh

Nyeri - The National Construction Authority (NCA) has launched an intensive inspection and audit of buildings in Central region, an exercise that will continue for the next three months.

The team which started inspecting various buildings in Nyeri town said that some buildings will be demolished while others will be forced to fulfill certain conditions before being allowed to continue with construction works.

The audit will be conducted in Murang’a, Nyandarua, Kiambu, Kirinyaga and Laikipia counties.

Nyeri County Government Executive Secretary of Lands and Infrastructure Development, John Maina said tenants living in houses that would be recommended for demolition will have to vacate.

He raised alarm that there were hostel structures erected near institutions of higher learning that have not adhered to the conditions laid down by the Authority.

Read Also: Owner of collapsed Huruma building evades arrest

Speaking after touring several buildings in Nyeri town, Maina also cautioned tenants against occupying residential houses that are still under construction.

“Some buildings have very poor workmanship which cannot be allowed since even the structures have big cracks. Others are not safe for habitation. We issued the notice of such buildings few months ago. If you see such buildings, you can only say we are living under the mercy of God,” he added.

NCA regional manager, Eric Miseda said the organization must ensure safety of all people in any building.

He added that a signboard with the name of the contractor and architect must be displayed on ongoing projects.

For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitter and like our Facebook page!

- MyNews24

Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.

4 ways to handle your cheating man

24 October 2016, 21:02

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Shakila Alivitsa
4 ways to handle your cheating ma...

He is cheating. How do you handle him?

Submitted by
Shakila Alivitsa
Why do men choose second wives?

Why do men choose to have second wives?

Submitted by
Eugene Odanga
Wizkid set for twin Kenyan shows

Wizkid is back in Kenya. For two shows.

Submitted by
Eugene Odanga
Udada women's festival begins in ...

The Udada women's festival has arrived in Nairobi.

Submitted by
Uhuru pardons 2747 death row conv...

President Uhuru Kenyatta has pardoned a number of death row convicts, sending them to life sentences instead. Read more...

Submitted by
Eugene Odanga
WATCH: Kaka Sungura arrested in t...

Was Kaka Sungura arrested in town?