Drought Threat Becomes More Severe

Goats at a watering point. Drought conditions are very severe in parts of Marsabit County


Marsabit and Isiolo County residents and livestock are faced with a drought threat which may prove disastrous. This is according to Saku MP Ali Dido Rasso and Isiolo County women representative Ms Tiya Galgallo.

Speaking to journalists in Nairobi, the two have argued that if these areas do not receive rainfall in the next two weeks, the situation may worsen.

These leaders have called on the government to put a comprehensive strategy to save the country from worsening drought being witnessed in different areas of the nation.

Marsabit County is among 23 counties in the country prone to famine and drought.


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