15 dead in Ivory Coast floods

- AFP, ABIDJAN

Jun 20, 2018-

Fifteen people were killed in Abidjan, Ivory Coast’s economic capital, in flooding caused by torrential rain overnight, officials said on Tuesday.

Rain poured down from 11pm on Monday night to 6am Tuesday, causing flash floods more than eight feet deep, he said. Rescue teams saved 115 people and searches were underway for other casualties.

Published: 20-06-2018 08:47

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