Overall Green alert Flood
in Kenya

Event summary

This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Glide number: FF-2018-000030-KEN
People Killed: 15
People displaced: 1000

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 11 | About casualties: 8 | Last hour: 0

15 killed in Kenya floods, scores of families displaced
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 12:26:00 +0100.

NAIROBI, Kenya: Kenyan officials said on Friday that at least 15 people have drowned and scores of families have been displaced across the East African nation during two days of heavy rainfall that caused flooding in urban and rural areas.
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Kenya floods: Death toll rises to 15 as heavy rainfall displaces score ...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 06:12:00 +0100.

Kenya: Kenyan officials said on Friday that at least 15 people have drowned and scores of families have been displaced across the East African nation during two days of heavy rainfall that caused flooding in urban and rural areas. The deat
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15 killed in Kenya floods, scores of families displaced
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 04:32:00 +0100.

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan officials said Friday that at least 15 people have drowned and scores of families have been displaced across the East African nation during two days of heavy rainfall that caused flooding in urban and rural area
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15 killed in Kenya floods, scores of families displaced
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 23:20:00 +0100.

Kenyan officials said today that at least 15 people have drowned and scores of families have been displaced across the East African nation during two days of heavy rainfall that caused flooding in urban and rural areas. The deaths happened
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (28), NASA (7), INFORM (1),