Kenyan government declares drought a national disaster

Kenyan government has declared drought a national disaster calling for aid to contain the situation affecting people, livestock and wild animals.

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta says the country needs to feed an additional 3 million people because of the effects of the drought.

World Food Programme say it needs $22 million to provide meals to about 500 000 school learners.

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