A number of children and one adult have been rescued after a building collapsed due to heavy rains.
Ten people died and 121 were injured when the six-story residential building in the Huruma area of Nairobo fell down.
A six storey building has collapsed in Huruma next to Buthia club. KRCS Search and Rescue team responding to the scene.— Kenya Red Cross (@KenyaRedCross) April 29, 2016
While rescue efforts were hampered due to flooded roads and traffic jams, footage of the National Youth Service and firefighters moving rubble in order to rescue a number of trapped children and one adult has emerged.
#NairobiFloods - Huruma Collapsed Building Update: 3 children and 1 adult taken to KNH. More updates to follow.— Kenya Red Cross (@KenyaRedCross) April 29, 2016
According to reports, this is the second building to collapse in a year, with blame being put on the government for failing to demolish buildings that were deemed unfit for habitation.
Watch the incredible footage here: