Sudan Floods Update

Sudan has been suffering from the recent flood disaster since early August.  Since then: Estimated 574,540 people affected 110,139 houses destroyed or damaged Khartoum is the worst affected state 182,500…

Floods in Mali

An estimated 4,000 people have been affected by floods in the Kidal region of Mali. Hundreds of houses were destroyed in the floods. Particularly badly hit were areas around Adjelhoc…

Floods in Central Darfur, Sudan

Heavy rainfall in central Darfur caused flash floods in Umm Ger Namali in Wadi Salih locality, Central Darfur on Wednesday 21st August. The floods resulted in the deaths of 5…

Niger Floods

Floods have struck in western Africa again, this time in Niger. Niger authorities said yesterday 20th August that 2000 people have been made homeless and 8 people have been killed…

Floods in Yobe, Nigeria

Following the recent floods in Kano, Nigeria, where as many as 5 people died and 500 were displcaed, Nigeria has also seen further flash floods, this time in Yobe state,…

Sudan Floods Continue

Flooding has continued in Sudan and is now believed to have affected between 150,000 and 200,000 people. The death toll is now believed to be over 50. The floods were…

Floods in Adrar State, Algeria

Less than an hour of torrential rainfall on 11th August resulted in flash flooding in the town of Bordj Badji Mokhtar (also named Burj Baji) Adrar State, close to the…

38 Dead as More Floods Hit Sudan

On 4th august I reported that floods had struck across various regions in Sudan, including Khartoum. The heavy rainfall in Sudan has continued over several days now and resulted in…

Floods in Sudan,  August 2013

Heavy rainfall for over 2 days has resulted in flooding in several states in Sudan. Floods have hit various states including including, Khartoum, Kassala, Al-Gadarif, White Nile, South Kordofan, and…