The image is of the floods situation in Mombasa
This post shared on X (formerly Twitter) with a photo purportedly showing floods in Nairobi is FALSE.
Published on 4 November 2023, the post alleges that Nairobi is flooded. It is accompanied by an image showing vehicles submerged in water.
“Where are the boats which Johnson Sakaja bought? Nairobi is flooded yet someone pocketed El Nino money! Time to prepare for Babu Owino in 2027,” reads the post.
According to NTV Kenya, the meteorological department said the El Niño phenomenon is due to abnormally warm sea surface temperatures in the equatorial Pacific Ocean, leading to widespread flooding.
Mtoto News examined a post shared on X (formerly Twitter) with a photo purportedly showing floods in Nairobi, Kenya and found it to be FALSE.