State to Evict 49 Meru Families to Build Airstrip

[The Star]MORE than 49 families will be evicted from their farms once the government starts the construction of Gaitu airstrip in Meru County. The move is part of the government's initiative to construct airstrips in every county. Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Transport, Cyrus Njiru said the evictees will be compensated by the government.