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Unless significant steps to reverse effects and cut greenhouse gas emissions, the drought situation in the country may continue to intensify, Council of Governors (COG) chair Anne Waiguru has said. Waiguru says no one knows for sure what impact, climate change will have on future food supplies in counties and thus local communities need to be supported to help in creation of green investments.
Kenyans warned as heavy rainfall is expected over several parts of the country. Kenya Meteorological Department has revealed that rainfall is expected over some parts of the Highlands West of Rift Valley, the Lake Victoria Basin and the Central and South Rift Valley as well as few areas in the Highlands East of Rift Valley, North Western Kenya and the coastal areas.
The national meteriological department has announced that several regions around the country will receive high amounts of rainfall in the next five days therefore asking the residents to be ready. The rain will start on Tuesday 27, September and continue to the 3rd of October. In an update made on Monday 26th, six regions will be affected.
Agriculture still remain to be key driver of Kenya's economy. Farmers are therefore advised to be timely in planting their crops by making good use of the available moisture from the rains likely to hit certain parts of the country. According to Meteorological Department, very heavy rainfall is expected over the Highlands West of the Rift Valley, the Lake Victoria Basin, the Central and South Rift Valley, the Highlands East of the Rift Valley and the Coast.
Kenyans have been warned against heavy rainfall that is expected as from tomorrow, September 28 until Tuesday next week. Report indicates that the Highlands East of Rift Valley including Nairobi, Nyandarua, Laikipia, Nyeri, Murang'a, Kirinyaga, Embu and Tharaka Nithi are expected to receive rains as from tomorrow.
Kimwarer and Arror dam Scandal of sh 63 billion has taken a new turn following a revelation from a witness that the office of the Attorney General was involved in the two projects. Charity Muyu who was the secretary to the technical committee and procurement officer at Kerio Valley Development Authority (KVDA) mandated with the project told the court that then AG Githu Muigai gave a legal opinion dated June 30, 2017.
Mystery surrounds the death of a school principal who went missing two weeks ago and whose body was retrieved from River Nzoia. Mr. Isaac Wafula Bukhebi is said to have had an evening meal before telling his wife that he was going to purchase airtime for his mobile phones.
Millicent Omanga has posed in a stunning photo with her fellow women, matching outfits and portraying wonderful smiles. Her comment has attracted a series of comments from hawk eyed netizens, who wished her and her colleagues a happy and blessed Sunday. Photo Courtesy; Millicent Omanga Omanga seems to be in a happy praise and worship mode, and going by a close look, the trio seem to be reciting a song.
Met Department has warned Kenyans against heavy rainfall that is expected over several parts of the country. According to the report shared through their official social media platforms, heavy downpour is expected over several parts of the Highlands West of Rift Valley, the Lake Victoria Basin and Central South Rift Valley as well as over few places in the Highlands East of Rift Valley and the North Western Kenya.
Based on the Seven day weather forecast issued by the Meteorological Department, there shall be heavy downpour over the Highlands West of Rift Valley, Lake Victoria Basin, Central and South Rift Valley as well as over a few areas in the Highlands East of the Rift Valley, North-western Kenya and the Coast.
Budalang’i Residents on the Spot for Defecating in the Bushes after Toilets were Destroyed by Floods
Photo/ courtesy. A call of concern has been raised in Budalang’i, Busia County over the rampant cases of residents taking into the bushes to relieve themselves during long calls. Photo/ courtesy. This comes in the weak of heavy rains that are being witnessed in the area, causing floods.
The director of public prosecution, Noordin Hajji has released a new statement following several reports where one of the witnesses in the Kimwarer Dam Alegedly failed to testify. Photo :Courtesy In a news report that has been shared by a reliable source of information, it has been revealed that the witnesses allegedly failed to appear in court despite the fact that the court was expecting him to do so.
Photo courtesy The weather has been very unpredictable these days as the month of September which is expected to be abit sunny is different and various regions are experiencing heavy downpour. On the news hitting the airwaves just now is that, the diversion road at Miwani town on the Kisumu to Miwani road has been washed away by flash floods.
This September marks the onset of the new rainfall season according the rainfall patterns experienced in Kenya. According to the latest update of one week weather forecast by the Kenya Meteorological Department (KMD), Rainfall is still expected to hit several parts of the Highlands West of the Rift Valley, the Lake Victoria Basin and the Central and South Rift Valley.
Kenyans have warned to stay on the lookout as heavy rainfall is expected over several parts of the country. According to the report shared by the Kenya Meteorological Department through their official website most parts of the country are likely to receive rains as from tomorrow. Therefore Kenyans have been urged to prepare adequately before that time comes.
Heavy rainfall is expected over several parts of the country in the next seven days. In Nairobi, Nyandarua, Laikipia, Nyeri, Kirinyaga, Murang'a, Kiambu, Meru, Embu and Tharaka Nithi intermittent cloudiness, at times accompanied by light rains, is expected in the morning.
2022 has been a year of misfortunes for some people around the world and more are still happening. Sometime back western countries suffered major heat waves that destroyed many things and left some people dead. After this there came the hurricanes which swept through Taiwan and other Asian Nations.
In Kisumu County, more than 100 families have left their houses when the River Nyando burst its banks. 500 additional households are now living on the edge because of the floods after having their homes abandoned by flooding. The settlements of Kaloo South and Kasambura/Kamahawa have been impacted by the torrential rain that has been lashing Western Kenya.
Good news to most farmers, as latest weather report shared by weatherman shows heavy rainfall is expected to hit several parts of the Lake Victoria Basin, the Central and South Rift Valley as well as those areas over the Highlands West of the Rift Valley. According to this report, fewer regions over the Highlands East of the Rift Valley and North-western Kenya shall also receive good amounts of rainfall.