Eastleigh residents have now raised concerns over deplorable state of Eastleigh Social hall saying the facility has been abandoned by the county government of Nairobi together with private developer in charge of the building.
According to Eastleigh residents association chairman David Odhiambo Nairobi county government entered into agreement with a private developer where-by the residents were to be given a first floor hall in the developed building.
The developer was to take care of the social hall by ensuring there are clean toilets,electricity and its maintenance.
‘‘They duped us this hall lacks toilets ,no lift. They also breached the agreement that our hall was to be situated in the first floor not forth where it is.. for now you can’t access this hall easily, we can’t even hold meetings or seminars here,’’ Odhiambo said.
Odhiambo added that children in Eastleigh are now stranded and they have no place for indoor games.
‘‘We are in long holidays it’s shocking that our children in Eastleigh do not have a place to play , the county government must wake up,’’ she said.