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Floods Continue Wreaking Havoc In Nairobi

As heavy rainfall continues to pound the city, Nairobi residents have been left stranded from flash floods experienced.

Various parts of the city have affected by the floods including the Central Business District.

As of Wednesday evening, some section of main roads in the city was flooded after a heavy evening downpour.

The Nairobi County Government has released a list of flood hot spots where residents must vacate for safety reasons.

In the Kasarani sub-county, residents of Gachieko, Gituamba, Athi (lower Athi) and Brookshine in Ruai have been asked to leave their residences.

Those living in Budalangi in clay, Mwengenye in Njiru, Infinity in Kasarani and Mwisho wa Lami in Mwiki should also vacate.

In the Mathare sub-county, those living in Mathare North Area 1, area 2, Mathare North primary, Utalii 4A, Babadogo Laundry, Kasabuni, Gumba Bridge and Lucky Summer along Ruaka River are required to vacate.

Everyone is now urged to be vigilant in this time of heavy downpour across the country.


By Matildah Obaigwa


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