Flooding, Landslides Kills 50 In Ethiopia

At least 50 people are believed to have been killed, following flooding and landslides in Ethiopia, over the past two days.

At least 50 people have been killed in floods and landslides in Ethiopia in the last two days, a state-affiliated broadcaster reports.

Fana Broadcasting Corporate cited local officials as saying that roads had been washed away, bridges had collapsed and tens of thousands of people were affected by heavy rains in many parts of the country.

The floods come at a time when Ethiopia is gripped by one of the worst droughts in 50 years, leaving some 10 million people in need of aid.

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