31 dead, 20,000 families homeless in torrential rain in Kinshasa

Kinshasa (AFP) – Torrential rains and flooding have left 31 people dead and 20,000 families homeless in less than three weeks in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s capital, Kinshasa, city authorities said Wednesday. Since November 19, “we have recorded 31 deaths due to the collapse of homes” in repeated downpours hitting the teeming city of […]