KIL­IFI RES­I­DENTS IN NEED OF FOOD

The Star (Kenya) - - Counties Coast -

Over 250,000 peo­ple in Kil­ifi county are in dire need of food and wa­ter.The hard­est hit res­i­dents are in Ma­garini and Ganze sub­coun­ties, with more than 80,000 in Ganze on the verge of star­va­tion. The govern­ment is work­ing with Bri­tish and Fin­land Red Cross so­ci­eties to mit­i­gate the ef­fects of the bit­ing drought. The govern­ment says it will al­lo­cateSh28 mil­lion to en­sure each house­hold re­ceives Sh6,000 ev­ery month.

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