Flooding leaves four dead and hundreds displaced in Sierra Leone Areas worst hit were slums, including Kroo Bay, Krootown, Samba, Moa Whalf and Dwarzack, where 9-year-old boy returning from school was killed

Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone (AA) – Torrential rains in the capital of Sierra Leone left four people dead and hundreds displaced, the government said.

Wednesday’s heavy rain in Freetown, which lasted for six hours, has been described as the worst since the start of the rainy season five months ago.
Areas worst hit were slums, including Kroo Bay, Krootown, Samba, Moa Whalf and Dwarzack, where a 9-year-old boy returning from school was killed.

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