Kenya: Lake floods displace tens of thousands, damage livelihoods

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A devastating environmental disaster is unfolding in Kenya.

Flooding in the Great Lakes has forced tens of thousands of people from their homes.

Water levels in the Rift Valley have been rising for years and aren’t receding fast enough.

Al Jazeera’s Haru Mutasa reports from Lake Nakuru, Kenya.

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