Problems facing people living near block mountains

PROBLEMS FACED BY PEOPLE LIVING NEAR THE BLOCK MOUNTAINS

A horst or block mountain is formed due to faulting. There are many block mountains in East Africa e.g. Mt. Rwenzori in Uganda. In Kenya, they include; Aberdare ranges, Mt. Nyiru, Mt.Mathews and Mt Ndoto. In Tanzania, they include; Usambara, Uluguru, Mt. Pare, Mbeya ranges, Iramba plateaus, and Ufipa plateau. FORMATION OF THE BLOCK MOUNTAIN …

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