Abandoned houses
Cheboite Kigen | Nation Media Group 

What next for owners of submerged land in Baringo?

What you need to know:

  • The situation is replicated in all the villages surrounding the Rift Valley lakes.
  • Residents are torn between suing the government for compensation for their losses or waiting for the water to recede so that they go back to their homes.

When Lake Bogoria started rising and gobbling up its shores in 2013, Mr Joseph Kurere, a village elder, moved his parents to a higher ground in Majindege village.

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