second is Mueni, who was born and lives in Makueni County in the eastern region of the Republic. Rain is not as predictable as it was then, and it does not fill up the rivers. The families must then buy from the neighbours whose boreholes still have water. In the Kgalagadi, water is very hard and leaves a thick layer of white lime and chalk deposits on anything it comes in contact with; however, it is not contaminated. We never knew about water scarcity, and our lives never missed a beat. Water is life is such a common expression that we use it almost as a clich. From those simple starter organisms to the most complex plants and animals, water has played a critical role in survival ever since.
The importance of water on life
This is where we drew drinking water from when necessary. Conclusion, as a little girl growing up in central Kenya, we had rivers everywhere, and my earlier memories are of frequent rains. The water along the banks is nearly still, while the current in the center may be swift. Population like in other countries that do not treat their water supply. Mpho quickly finishes eating her plate of sorghum porridge, before grabbing her bag of books and rushing out to meet up and walk to school with her group of friends. Looking like walking mud statues, we would run home to undress and bathe outside with warmed up rain water. Temperatures would swing from extreme to extreme, getting hotter as time went. A recent study even suggests that an alternative life form might be lurking in our solar system. While some organisms need less than others - the cyanobacteria. Sewage is sometimes discharged into rivers, where children downstream might be taking a bath or using the water to drink.