The death toll from the collapse of residential buildings in the Kenyan capital Nairobi on the 6th has risen to 10, and 11 others are missing, Kenyan police officials said on the 8th.
Nairobi police chief Philip ndolo said in a telephone interview with Xinhua News Agency reporters that search and rescue personnel have found the remains of 10 victims from the ruins, and 11 people are still missing. The search and rescue work continues.
At present, the cause of the building collapse accident is not clear. Some local residents believe that the recent heavy rainfall in Nairobi and the poor quality of housing construction may be the reasons for the collapse accident.