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Over 100 die in floods in Rwanda’s Western and Northern Provinces

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At the least 109 folks have died after heavy rains in a single day on Tuesday triggered flash flooding and landslides in Rwanda’s Western and Northern Provinces, Rwanda’s state broadcasting company has reported.

The authorities say they’re now looking for survivors.

In Western Province the districts of Ngororero, Rubavu, Nyabihu, Rutsiro and Karongi are affected, native media reported.

Final week Rwanda’s Meteorological company predicted that the month-to-month outlook for rain can be barely above the vary usually skilled for Might.

In movies posted on Twitter, the Rwanda Broadcasting Company confirmed destroyed houses, flooded fields, landslides and unpassable roads.