Just recently, the government had a ground breaking ceremony for the construction of a Sh. 500 million police station in Kilimani. While this was happening, the largest prison in Laikipia county was in total darkness thanks to the unpaid electricity bills amounting 1.5 millions.
Currently, the prison hold which capital remands , ordinary remands and convicted prisoners from Nyandarua , Laikipia Counties while some come from Subukia.
The staffs are now begging national government to intervene since the in charge prison is less concerned with situation.
Further, the staff are fearing that as the crisis continue, the prisoners might take advantage of situation to escape from custody. Further, these prisoners might attack the staffs and cause bodily harm, currently the staff are working in mercy of God fearing for the worst.