Mitigating floods : Budalangi villages marooned

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At The Mention Of The Word Budalangi, And Images Of Floods Conjure Up In The Mind.  But For The Last 2 To 3 Years, The Area Within Busia County Has Evaded The Headlines In Matters Floods Due To The Building Of Dykes That Have Contained The Effects Of The Floods.
But The Area Is Back In The Headlines After Some Of The Dykes Gave Way And Caused Flooding, Marooning Villages In The Vast Region And Making Life Difficult For The Residents.
Devolution Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa While Distributing Relief Food, Spoke Of Plans To Dredge And Rehabilitate The Affected Dykes And Direct The Flood Waters To Lake Victoria.
Dan Kaburu Reports

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