Hundreds displaced, transport paralysed as rains persist - 9 months ago, 22 Maý 22:53

By: Nation Team

Hundreds of people have been displaced as heavy rains continue to pound  parts of the country.

In Baringo County, transport along the Iten-Kabarnet road was paralysed on Tuesday for more than 10 hours after mudslides blocked the route near Tambach Teachers’ College.

When the Nation visited the scene on Tuesday, about 50 youths were struggling to clear the road as hundreds of passengers complained of a slow response by the authorities.  In Turkana, transport was paralysed after several permanent and seasonal rivers burst their banks on Monday.

Transport and learning were paralysed and many houses destroyed in Kalemngorok, Kalotum, Turkwel, Kospir, Kawalase, Kaloboyei and Napasinyang areas.


The Kitale-Lodwar highway has been cut off at Kainuk bridge after three trucks were submerged in the flood waters.

Meanwhile, more than 100 residents of Itare village in Kisii County camped at Itare Primary School after their houses were swept away by ...
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