Landslide fears in Tharaka-Nithi ahead of El Niño

Residents of Landslide-Prone Tharaka-Nithi Want to Be Evacuated Ahead of El Niño

By ALEX NJERU

Tharaka-Nithi County is among areas most prone to landslides with several cases being reported in the past.

Residents are now concerned that with the expected El Niño rains forecast to hit many parts of the country in a matter of weeks, they are yet to be evacuated.

The El Niño rains, Kenya Meteorological Department has warned, will fall throughout the country starting October.

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