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Locust Outbreaks in Kenya

Kenya is suffering from the worst outbreak of desert locusts for 70 years.  Hundreds of millions of the bugs swarm into Kenya from Somalia and Ethiopia.

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Flooding in Kenya

Flooding because of recent heavy rains has killed more than 237 people across Kenya. The authorities in Kenya have told people in some of the affected areas to move away from "potential danger".

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Coronavirus in Kenya

The first case of coronavirus was confirmed in Kenya in Kenya on 13 March 2020. Since then, the country continues to battle the COVID 19 pandemic with cases steadily rising each day.

Urgent Causes