Deadly floods hit Ethiopia, kills 28

Deadly floods hit Ethiopia, kills 28

Seasonal rains have hit parts of Ethiopia, causing deadly floods in places as the state broadcaster, the Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation has revealed that 28 people have been killed in two remote regions of the country.

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The majority of deaths occurred in the city of Jijiga in eastern Ethiopia where the river burst its banks. It left 23 people dead and 84 injured.

Deadly floods hit Ethiopia, kills 28

The deadly floods have brought movement to a standstill (photo:allafrica)

Deadly floods hit Ethiopia, kills 28

 

Deadly floods hit Ethiopia, kills 28

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