Horn of Africa: Floods - Apr 2005
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By Katie Nguyen
HARTISHIEK, Ethiopia, May 9 (Reuters) - Ethiopia's elections are the furthest thing from Bisharo Sultan's mind.
HARGEISA, April 25 (Reuters) - Heavy rains flooded a dry riverbed running through the capital of Somalia's northern enclave of Somaliland, forcing 1,000 people from their homes, authorities said on Monday.
The flood on Sunday night ripped through the centre of Hargeisa, damaging bridges and knocking out power, water and telephone lines.