From Deputy Governor’s Desk,Desert Locust Update, in Kitui County
1) Tharaka Ward:
There are two Swarms, one at Magara and the other one at Miramba Ikamba, both in Gacigogo Village.
2) Tseikuru Ward:
The Swarm which was at Ngongoni Village, has now migrated to Miramba Ikamba in Gacigogo Village, Tharaka Ward.
No Swarm in:-
1) Kyuso Ward – Maseki, Kivangwa and Kyethetu/ Kiseuni Villages.
2)Mumoni Ward – Kyoea/ Kakuyu, Mbarani/ Katse, Ngungani and Mutanda Villages.
3) Tseikuru – Kaivirya Village.
4) Tharaka – Magara in Gacigogo Village.
Areas where hatching has started include;
1. Kyuso Ward – Maseki.
2.Mumoni Ward –
°Nguutani in Mutanda Village.
Aerial spraying was done today, at Magara in Gacigogo Village, Tharaka Ward.
Dr Wathe Nzau.
Kitui Deputy Governor.*