Emergency responders have retrieved two bodies from the rubble of the collapsed building in Ruaka, Kiambu County.
Three survivors have also been rescued and rushed to hospital.
The six-storey building collapsed this morning over a neighbouring residential home whose occupants were sleeping at the time of the incident.
This is the second building to come down in the country this week.
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