Heavy rains continue to wreak havoc across Kenya

Local divers at River Kawalase along Lodwar-Lokichoggio Road as they trace a vehicle that went missing. PHOTO | SAMMY LUTTA | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • In Kisii County, massive landslides have hit part of the region leaving about 50 households displaced from their homes.
  • In Kilifi County, hundreds of families in Malindi and Magarini constituencies have lost their homes and property after River Sabaki broke its banks.
  • Two people have been confirmed dead and two others missing after they were swept away by flash floods along the Lodwar-Lokichoggio Highway in Turkana County.

As heavy rains flowed into the month of May, floods have continued to spell disaster as they displaced hundreds from their homes and destroyed infrastructure such as road and bridges.


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