DHAGVA - 98/0001
1. According to latest information from
the UN Resident Coordinator at Kinshasa, the stricken population is estimated
at around 10,000 to 14,000, 9,000 of whom in Kisangani. 1,500 houses were
damaged or destroyed in Kisangani.
2. These figures take into account only
reachable areas and villages. Only a few of the affected villages have,
so far, been visited. At present, it is not possible to provide an accurate
number of the affected population.
3. According to latest reports, Mbandaka,