Farmers grow different crops such as wheat, rice, yams, cabbage and many others.They normally depend rainful as different crops need different amount of water.Irrigation is very expensive as it requires alot of money to start.
It is quite understandable that some christians might not be able to go to church which could be due to some personal and official reasons.The blessings of the Lord shall be multiplied upon your life.
Resting on the outskirts of Machakos Town is "Kiima Kimwe" which losely translates to One Hills.It is on top of this hill where renowned paramount Chief Masaku wa Munyeti, popularly known as Masaku lived in the pre colonial and colonial era.
The Kenya Meteorological Department is warning that there could be prolonged season of drought and dry spell in several parts of the country this month.
Rain is very important. Human beings and animals need alot of water everyday. Also water is used for irrigation and recreation. Many farmers depend on rain because their growing crops need water. Lack of rainfall for a long periods of time may lead to droughts and famine. Like in deserts many people lack water and their animals die because of thirsty. Water is very important. Alot of rainfall also can cause floods. Many farmers get lose because of floods. Thus why many farmers depend on weather forecast for
In Western region we have the following counties: Kakamega county, Bungoma County, Trans Nzoia County,Busia County and Vihiga County Western region is among the region that have frequent rainfall, the region has fertile land mainly in Trans Nzoia County and part of Kakamega county which includes Lugari constistently. In other parts they
The peace keeping mission has taken a longer duration die to the complexibility of the operation awing to the terrain and the peoples culture which saw them get a negative perspective and turn out unwelcoming to the police. Various pictures from Kapedo show people including young boys herding their livestock with weapons. The main question that lingers in my head is how the locals get them. It means these children are trained severally. The area is still under lockdown by police that have blocked all roads in
Precipitation is a phenomenal familiar to every individual across the world. However, rainfall as a form of precipitation varies from place to place. In other cases, rainfall is extremely rare. In most cases you would expect rain in form of water or snow to fall from the sky. What if this is not the case? Imagine how you would be surprised if you walked out to go and do shopping, walked down the streets holding an umbrella over your head and see fish lying down everywhere. You would actually ask how is it possible
At least 38,294 vulnerable households in Mandera County currently facing starvation as drought takes a toll on residents will now get relief food.
Mandera Governor Ali Ibrahim Roba This morning, paid a courtesy call to Nation Media Group CEO Steve Gitagama at his office in Nairobi.and discussed matters impacting Mandera County like the biting drought, education crisis and security challenges.
The life during and after war is always unpredictable. The ongoing Kapedo war between the police and bandits is a true reflection of a land faced with hard situations to decide. News has been hitting headlines of how Kapedo people are desperately in need of help. This can only be described as a new chapter which have come so soon. The lack of essential needs and services has been explained to be the leading cause of suffering to these people. Their houses were burnt down and they can't build new ones amidst
The Kenya Meteorological Department warned that prolonged drought could be experienced in some parts of the country.The areas included North Easter region and parts of Tana River.
Jane Mbuthia during a past faction Mbeere South legislator Geoffrey Kingangi who won the seat by chances might have his situation complicated after a journalist expressed interest in the seat.
Drought facing Mandera town is now beyond control as the monkeys have gone ahead and attacked villagers in search of found.This is an added crisis to the residents who were saving the little they had to help them survive a little longer.
Although the Malawian weather forecast reporter on the video is talking of a gloomy affair concerning "a lot of rain" his graphic rendition has brightened up Twitter on a cloudy Saturday morning. Using sound and imagery the weather forecaster actually imitates how rain will pour on Malawians. His prediction is however accurate as a satellite photograph shows continued heavy rainfall and thunderstorms in Africa South of the Sahara for much of February. The cloud image analysis (above) was taken by European Union
Mandera is the capital of Mandera County in the North Eastern region of Kenya.It is located in the Northern hemisphere, near the borders with Somalia and Ethiopia.Mandera County has a total of 7 sub counties, 22 divisions, 97 locations and 141 sub-locations.
Over 38,000 people in Mandera county are staring at starvation following the prolonged drought in the region, all water sources in the area have dried up and the people and residents are now at war over the scarce water resources, Governor Ali Roba is now appealing to the national government and other
Two deaths of children from hunger have been reported by the authorities in the troubled Gedo region in Somalia.They have been mainly caused by Al-Shabaab blockades, which have made it difficult for the supply of foods by the humanitarian groups.
How Do Desert Plants Adapt to Their Environment?The desert is a harsh environment.Organisms in a desert ecosystem adapt to survive the intense heat and limited water.Each has a unique system for survival, but some of the ways desert plants adapt are similar.
Kenya loses about 2% of its domestic products every year due to calamities like extreme drought and floods. Kenya has now launched a sh3.7b project in efforts to combat the effects caused by drought due to Climate change. This project will mostly be targeting people living in areas affected by drought every year and it will be running for a period five years. The Environment ministry together with the Treasury aim to help 11 counties which are mostly affected and have targeted to help over 600,000 people.