Tanzania - Floods (Tanzania Meteorological Authority, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 28 October 2019)

  • Floods have affected the north-east of Tanzania since last week.
  • According to media reports, 14 people died in Handeni district (Tanga Region). Since mid October, several floods have led to a total death toll of 44. In addition, a number of houses, roads, bridges and crop farms have been damaged.
  • For the next 24 hours, moderate to heavy rain is forecast over the central and northern regions.