Floods, Landslides Cause Death in Kenya

At least 20 people have been confirmed dead and 26 others remain missing following raging floods and mudslides in the country's North Rift region.

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Residents of Lari make their way through the floods following heavy rains.

  • Kenya:  Hundreds Displaced Due to Heavy Rains

    The Star, 30 December 2012

    Hundreds of Kenyans have been displaced after heavy rains hit most parts of the country. The weatherman has predicted that the rains will go into next year and are likely to cause ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Families to Be Relocated in Baringo

    The Star, 30 December 2012

    More than 10,000 people will be relocated from their homes in Baringo where floods have caused rivers to burst their banks. Government officers have already issued an alert to the ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Kerio Families Relocated

    The Star, 30 December 2012

    The death toll in the Kerio Valley Mudslide has risen to ten after two other bodies were retrieved.More than 200 families have been affected by the landslides after their houses ... read more »

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  • Kenya:  Ten Missing After Landslides

    The Star, 30 December 2012

    More than ten people are missing in Keiyo South district after yesterday's landslides that claimed more than ten lives. Keiyo South DC Arthur Bunde says 500 people have so far been ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Children Buried Alive in Landslides

    The Star, 29 December 2012

    Eight people have been killed after floods swept away several homes in Kaptarakwa and Kocholwa villages in Keiyo South District last night. read more »

  • Kenya:  Heavy Rains Causing Havoc

    The Star, 29 December 2012

    Drivers have been asked to be cautious due to the heavy rainfall being experienced in several parts of the country. Kenya Red Cross has reported landslides, road cracks and fallen ... read more »

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