Supporting flood victims in Nyalenda


Residents of Nyalenda B in Kisumu Central who were affected by floods due to the ongoing rains benefited from food donations.

The area MCA Opiyo Olale who led in the distribution of the food says homes of his people were submerged in water.

Olale says flood menace has brought miseries to his people annually.

He gave out food donations door to door to families mostly women and young people.

Olale says he targeted to give out food donations to over 300 families within his ward who were affected by the floods.

Kondele MCA Joachim Oketch who accompanied Olale says the situation is worse and needs urgent attention.

Oketch told Governor Anyang Nyong’o to find lasting solution to the problems bedeviling the people of Nyalenda.

He says accompanying Olale to the flood prone area should not be mistaken to be politics.

A resident George Owino says the county must save the people of Nyalenda from the annual flooding.

He says poor drainage has contributed to the freak flooding witnessed every year displacing hundreds of families.