A 37 year old woman has been killed by a crocodile in Dunga beach Kisumu County.
The mother of six had gone to the shores late in the evening to fetch water when the incident occurred.
Regina Atieno was on Thursday evening attacked by a crocodile when she went to fetch water barely 50 metres from her house.
The mother of six had just finished preparing dinner for her family when she decided to get more water for the following day’s use.
According to her husband who was also home at the time of the incident, their daughter heard her mother scream twice before going silent. The search for her remains continues.
Elsewhere, Kisumu County Women Representative Rosa Buyu has taken the initiative to empower girls from vulnerable backgrounds through vocational training.
210 girls drawn from Kisumu County will participate in a three months mentorship and industrial training programme while undertaking different courses.