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El Niño is here, let’s step up rescue efforts


Heavy rains have pounded various parts of the country leaving a trail of death, destruction and suffering. It appears that the El Niño rains are here with us as predicted and it is time authorities stepped up mitigation measures.

El Niño is here, let’s step up rescue efforts

By The Standard | 5 years ago

Floods daze Kisii town following heavy down pour

Floods daze Kisii town following heavy down pour

Parts of Kisii town were rendered inaccessible in the aftermath of heavy rains witnessed in the area on Monday. Several women at Daraja Mbili open air market lost goods worth thousands of shillings in the afternoon downpour that saw a car swept off the road.

Erick Abuga | 5 years ago

Nakuru sand harvesters disregard fresh mudslide warnings

Despite an avalanche of El Niño warnings, quarries in Nakuru continue to operate with abandon. And even as the country prepares itself for El Niño-associated emergencies,

Mercy Kahenda | 5 years ago

Narok MP threatens to sue weatherman over El-Nino rains

A Narok Member of Parliament has vowed to sue the Kenya Meteorological Services for misleading Kenyan should the much hyped El-Nino rains fail to pour before the end of this month saying that Kenyans have invested a lot in terms of preparedness.

Robert Kiplagat | 5 years ago