Rwanda – Flood (Rwanda Meteorology Agency, Media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 27 April 2018)

  • Heavy rain has been affecting central and north-eastern Rwanda over the past few days. According to local media, as of 27 April at 7:00 UTC, at least 24 people have died as a result of floods and landslides triggered by the heavy rain. Buildings have been damaged in Kamonyi District.

  • Over the next 24 hours, moderate rains and thunderstorms are forecast for the already affected areas of the country.