Heavy Rains Trigger Floods in Ivory Coast

Heavy Rains Trigger Floods in Ivory Coast
Heavy Rains Trigger Floods in Ivory Coast

The flood hit alarming highs in the streets of Yaou, a small town in southeastern Côte d’Ivoire.

Since Friday, heavy rains have killed five people and caused considerable damage to properties and businesses.

The economic capital of the country has also been affected by these floods. Traffic east of Abidjan has become difficult as firefighters have redoubled their efforts to rescue the victims.


Center for Africa Studies (AFRAM) which located in Ankara, is an organization facilitating under the administration of African Affairs Council (AFAC). It makes various researches about Africa to enhance economic and cultural bounds between Africa and Turkey. AFRAM’s publishings has been shared with different institutions as they require to obtain.


Africa Observatory is one the publishing of AFRAM and it has been published each two weeks. It has been delivered to different institutions via e-mail.

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