Mauritius Update

The floods hit the capital, Port Louis, the largest urban area of Mauritius, with a population of over 130,000. Perhaps this is small compared with European and American cities, but…

Floods in Kenya, April 2013

Floods continue to bombard Kenya. The government in Kenya estimates that a possible 15 people have lost their lives in the flooding, and as many as 600 families have been…

Yenagoa, Nigeria

During September and October 2012, the city of Yenagoa and the rest of the state of Bayelsa suffered severe flooding. The neighboring state of Delta was also affected, and the…