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Spanish floods claim sixth victim

14 September 2019, 3:23 PM

A 41-year-old man was found dead in south-eastern Spain on Saturday, the local government said, bringing to at least six the death toll inflicted over the past two days by record-breaking rain.

Hurricane Dorian floods island as it swipes North Carolina then heads north

7 September 2019, 7:03 AM

Hurricane Dorian briefly made landfall on the Outer Banks of North Carolina on Friday, hitting the beach-fringed barrier islands with powerful winds and battering waves days after reducing parts of the Bahamas to rubble.

Volunteers attempt to retrieve the bodies of visitors who died in flash floods

Flash floods kill six, one missing in Kenya’s Hell’s Gate park -authorities

3 September 2019, 9:06 AM

Flash floods killed six people at Kenya’s Hell’s Gate National Park and left one person missing after their tour group was swept away, the state-run wildlife authority said on Monday.

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At least seven people die in flash floods in southern Morocco

29 August 2019, 6:25 AM

At least seven people were killed in flash floods in Morocco on Wednesday, following torrential rains in mountains in the south of the country near Taroudant, 600 kilometres (373 miles) south of Rabat, local authorities said.

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Record rains in southern Japan cause floods

28 August 2019, 12:35 PM

Torrential rains caused floods and landslides on the southern Japanese island of Kyushu on Wednesday, killing at least two people and prompting authorities to issue a rare emergency warning and evacuation orders for nearly 850 000 people.


Parts of Cape Town hit by strong floods as cold front moves in

23 July 2019, 3:31 PM

Over 3 000 dwellings have been affected by flooding in various informal settlements across Cape Town including Imizamo Yethu in Hout Bay and Makhaza in Khayelitsha. 


Floods claim 15 lives in Mali

17 May 2019, 6:07 AM

Heavy floods have claimed 15 lives in the Malian capital Bamako along with serious property damage on Thursday, authorities said.

38 killed as floods worsen in Mozambique after second cyclone

29 April 2019, 4:23 PM

Heavy rain battered northern Mozambique on Monday as residents and relief workers confronted the widespread devastation wrought by Cyclone Kenneth…

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KZN floods damage estimated at R1.1 billion: Mchunu

29 April 2019, 2:21 PM

KwaZulu-Natal premier Willies Mchunu says the infrastructure damage in light of the devastating floods in the province is currently estimated at R1, 1.


Death toll from Eastern Cape floods at 10

29 April 2019, 9:41 AM

The death toll following the torrential rain that caused flooding in the Eastern Cape has risen to 10 after a person drowned in the Hluleka river near Ngqeleni.



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