14 killed and 40,000 homeless in month of floods

Villagers transport their household goods from flooded homes in Kamalunga village in Usonga, Siaya District on December 4, 2011. Raging floods have left 14 people dead and more than 14,000 homeless since the onset of the short rains in October. Photo/JACOB OWITI

More than 700 people have been rendered homeless and 10,000 hectares of banana plantations destroyed after River Tana burst its banks following heavy rains.


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