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Perennial River in Africa

The perennial rivers flow throughout the year. Perennial River is able to flow during drought season. However, some perennial rivers do not flow if there is a severe drought. They are supported by different tributaries and rainfall during rainy season. The perennial Rivers were chosen because of their importance to both plants and animals. People get water from the river for drinking, washing and cooking purposes. It is further used for irrigation and hydroelectric power. It serves as a habitat of aquatic organisms.