At least 15 people have been confirmed dead after torrential rains hit eastern Congo.
According to North Kivu provincial official Roger Malinga, a lot of damages has been made and they have moved 15 bodies from the waters
A civil society leader in area, Faustin Kasole explained that the Thursday rains caused the overflow of a river
He said a whole village had been completely “wiped off the map.”
He noted that he thought the death toll would be larger.
He said he suspects that the bodies are more, given that the search for bodies had taken place in the dark overnight and was continuing.