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Homes marooned by floods at New Valley Kitengela. PHOTO /Christine Musa
MOH issues safety tips durìng heavy rain, flooding

By | 3 weeks ago

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has issued safety tips to help citizens as heavy rains continue to lash most parts of the country leading to devastating ...

UN Avenue in Runda closed due to flooding

By | 3 weeks ago

The Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA) issued a statement expressing regret over the closure of UN Avenue in Runda, attributed to rising water levels ...

Image of woman carrying umbrella in Nairobi City County in December 2023 during heavy rains. PHOTO/Ma3Route
Weatherman predicts heavy downpour with potential flooding

By | 2 months ago

The Kenya Meteorological Department has cautioned the public of heavy downpours expected to hit various parts of the country in the coming week. In a ...

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Mandera stares at disaster as floods destroy homes, farms in wake of deluge in Ethiopia

By | 4 years ago

Governor Ali Roba says two people died after drowning at Neboi and two others at Suftu on Ethiopian side after River Daua burst its banks....

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Tana, Garissa residents urged to move to safer ground as hydro dams full

By | 4 years ago

Interior CSFred Matiangi warns Tana River, Garissa residents that hydroelectric dams on River Tana are full and they will spill over....

Kenya-MET has warned that Nairobi, Central Kenya and Coastal counties will experience heavy rainfall beginning Wednesday, October 16, at 6am. [PHOTO | FILE]
Floods: tips to remember

By | 4 years ago

Fifteen centimetres, six inches, of fast-flowing water can knock over an adult while about 600 centimetres (two feet) of water can move a car....

Kenya-MET has warned that areas in South Rift, Nyanza and Central Rift will experience heavy rainfall of at least 30mm in the next 24 hours. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
Why the floods in East Africa are so bad

By | 4 years ago

Homes have been demolished, crops destroyed and roads swept away, hampering relief efforts in far-flung areas....

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