Two KCPE candidates drown at a school trip a day to exams.
Families are mourning as two KCPE candidates drown in Theta dam, Gatundu south, Kiambu county.
According to preliminary reports, the kids went for a trip minutes after they had conducted their rehearsals on Friday in preparation for the monday exams.
The students are from a school called Comejuu premier in Githunguri, where a total of 60 pupils from Class 8 and Grade 6 were taken to Kinale Forest.
Yesterday evening, an operation began trying to retrieve the bodies of the two from dam.
Police reported,”The operation kicked off after the boys slipped into Theta Dam at around 4:30pm on Friday November 25.”
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