Cameroon - Landslide (NOAA, media ) (ECHO Daily Flash of 30 October 2019)

  • The rainy season has brough heavy rain to Cameroon, which triggered a massive landslide on 28 October in Bafoussam City (West Region), causing casualties and damage.
  • Media report 42 fatalities, dozens missing, at least 13 houses submerged and several severely damaged. Search and rescue operations are ongoing.
  • More heavy rain is forecast in central-southern regions in the coming days and moderate rain in central-northern regions.