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The drought situation in Kenya has continued to worsen in the arid and semi-arid lands and some counties outside the area. As a result, this has increased the number of counties in the alarm phase of drought from 10 to 14, according to the country's National Drought Management Authority.

NAIROBI, Nov. 18 (Xinhua) -- The drought situation in Kenya has continued to worsen in the arid and semi-arid lands and some counties outside the area. As a result, this has increased the number of counties in the alarm phase of drought from 10 to 14, according to the country's National Drought Management Authority (NDMA).

In an interview with Xinhua, Chris Ng'etich, a climate scientist with the Kenya Meteorological Department said that this was an effect of climate change.

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