Ethiopia - Landslide (NMA, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 16 October 2019)

  • Heavy rain affected Konta district (SNNPR region, southern Ethiopia), triggering a landslide on 12 October, which has resulted in casualties and damage.

  • According to media reports, as of 16 October, 23 people died and several houses were buried by the mud.

  • Moderate rain is forecast over the affected area in the next 24 hours.