Kajisten estate in Garsen Town was today hit by what is possibly the deadliest downpour ever experienced in the area.
Atlist five houses were massively destroyed by the rain in the afternoon as rooftops and trees were brought down.
The heavy downpour hit the estate as most of the residents were in town and others at work, “routes to the estate have been completely blocked by fallen trees and flying iron sheets”, said Mr. Frankline Eliakim, a Radio presenter at a local Radio station known as Amani Fm who is also a victim of the rain havoc.
” my phone was offline, neighbors and relatives tried to contact me but in vain, they had to call a colleague to break the bad news to me”, said the reporter. His house rooftop was brought down, his kitchen wares were completely destroyed, glass was everywhere in his house, he complained that he lost thousands of his property due to the havoc.
Millions of properties have been lost due to the mid afternoon havoc, no human injury was reported, the rain has been there since last week Thursday as it was reported by the meteorological department.