Flood in Angola killed 11 people

At least 11 people were victims of floods caused by heavy rains in the province of Luanda in Angola.

Most of the deaths occurred as a result of house collapse. Several people drowned in flood waters or were killed by electric current as a result of breakage of power transmission lines. A few more people, presumably, were missing.

According to local authorities, as a result of the floods, 5,773 houses were damaged, and about 344 families were evacuated. 700 houses were destroyed.