Conflict has now erupted between the Nyayo estate residents Embakasi and Itron Company over the on-going installation of masts popularly known as telephone boosters in spaces reserved as play grounds and for hosting estate parties.
Led by Nyayo Estate Residents Association vice chairman Victor Okwemba they claim they were not involved fully before the instatllations yet the boosters have adverse health effects to them.
They have also petitioned National Environmental Management Authority and Nairobi city county government demanding answers on who authorised the project in the area.
The residents are also in court seeking orders stopping the installation untill the matter is well addressed.
Nyayo estates has 5000 house units hosting about twenty thousand residents.
Some of the diseases associated with the masts include cancer and skin conditions.