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More victims of Huruma building collapse succumb, raising death toll to 51

09 May 2016, 09:37

Nairobi - Two more victims of the collapsed Huruma building died while undergoing treatment at the KNH, raising the death toll to 51.

The two are reported to have succumbed on Sunday.

19 people are still missing, with The Star reporting that some victims could have drowned in the Nairobi River while escaping.

The six-storey building collapsed on April 29 following heavy rains in Nairobi.

A total of 140 people were rescued from the building that housed 150 families, Daily Nation reports.

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