Floods sweep houses, displace hundreds in Lamu — PHOTOS


Hundreds of families in Kiunga, Marerini and Bonini villages in Lamu East have been left homeless after their houses were swept away by floods following heavy rains in the region.

Over 70 houses, by Thursday, had been swept away while more than 400 locals were left in the cold following the heavy downpour since Monday.

This has forced many of the residents to set up temporary shelters.

Some families have also been forced to put up at neighbours’ houses after their houses were swept away by the raging floods.

Speaking to the Nation at Kiunga on Thursday, Lamu East Sub-County administrator…

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