South Sudan News

Floods destroy houses in NBeG

FloodsFloods have destroyed an estimated one thousand five hundred (1,500) homes in Aweil town, Northern Bahr el Ghazal State.

The floods, caused by days of heavy rain, have also blocked the main road that serves as a link between Aweil and Wau towns.

Speaking to Radio Miraya the State's Minister of Information, Jacqueline Nyibol said the affected families are being registered.

Nyibol expressed fears of an outbreak of water-borne diseases such as cholera, typhoid and Hepatitis A. 

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