Overall Green alert Flood
in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Event summary

This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID FL 1101735
Death: 7
Displaced: -
Countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo
From - To 09 Nov - 11 Nov

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Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, November 2022Heavy rain affected parts of eastern Democratic Republic of Congo from around 08 November 2022. On 09 November there were unconfirmed reports of flooding in Butembo in North Kivu Province. On 14 November local media reported heavy rain had caused a wall to collapse in Bukavu, Souh-Kivu Province, killing 3 people. In a separate report, media said 4 people died and several dozen others were injured after heavy rains caused floods and landslides in Bunyakiri in the territory of Kalehe in South Kivu. Landslides destroyed several houses.Wed 16 Nov 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Sultan urges Nigerians to pray against floods, disasters2022-11-13T09:35+0100.

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III on Saturday urged Nigerians to pray against recurrence of flood and other natural disasters in the country. Sultan of Sokoto and President-General, Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affai
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Sultan Urges Nigerians to Pray against Floods, Disasters2022-11-13T04:59+0100.

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III yesterday urged Nigerians to pray against recurrence of flood and other natural disasters in the country. Abubakar made the call during the coronation and presentation of Staff of Office to Al
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Breaking News6 mins ago JUST IN: Sultan urges Nigerians to pray agains ... 2022-11-12T22:49+0100.

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III on Saturday urged Nigerians to pray against recurrence of flood and other natural disasters in the country. Abubakar made the call during the coronation and presentation of Staff of Office to
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Sultan Urges Nigerians To Pray Against Floods, Disasters2022-11-12T22:38+0100.

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III on Saturday urged Nigerians to pray against recurrence of flood and other natural disasters in the country. Abubakar made the call during the coronation and presentation of Staff of Office to
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