Fri. Feb 28th, 2020

Hundreds displaced in Christmas night floods in Kisumu

floods in Kisumu

Hundreds of Kisumu residents are counting losses after their homes and businesses were submerged following a Christmas day all-night downpour.

The residents were trapped in flood waters and are calling on the government to rescue them.

The worst-hit areas are Nyamasaria, Manyatta, Kibos, Ogango, Buoye, parts of Lolwe Estate and Pipeline.

Mr Douglas Moseti, a resident of Nyamasaria, told the Nation that this is the worst flooding incident he has witnessed in the 16 years he has lived in Kisumu.


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