EDITORIAL: Tame flooding menace - News Summed Up

EDITORIAL: Tame flooding menace

The recurring stories of floods wreaking havoc must shame us all into seeking a lasting solution. With all the numerous iron sheet roofs in towns, and even the rural areas, a lot of water is left to flow to waste. AGRICULTUREFarmers who had been waiting for the rains to plant their crops, ironically, find themselves helplessly trapped. Ideally, they should have created furrows and dams to tap the water and use it to boost production. In this day and age, more ingenious and technological ways to prevent the floods menace in the country must be prioritised.

Source: Daily Nation November 14, 2017 19:30 UTC