Kenya: DP Gachagua to Launch Cash Transfer Disbursement for El Nino Victims in Garissa, Tana River Counties

Nairobi — Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua is on Monday slated to launch cash transfer disbursements to families affected by El Nino in Garissa and Tana River County.

The National El Niño Steering Committee said floods have killed a total of 120 people, with Tana River, Garissa, Wajir, and Mandera counties worst hit. Nine other counties are on high alert.

October to December is typically a rainy season for Kenya, the rains have been exacerbated by El Nino, leading to devasting flooding.


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