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.

GDACS ID FL 1101198
Death: 32
Displaced: -
Countries: Kenya
From - To 04 Dec - 06 Dec

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Kitui County, Kenya, Early December 2021At least 32 people died in tragic circumstances when a bus was dragged into the flooded Enzui River in Nguni, Mwingi, Kitui County, 04 December 2021. 17 people survived. Search operations were ongoing.Mon 6 Dec 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),