Heavy rains destroy over 20 houses in Bugesera

By IGIHE
On 7 September 2017 at 11:59

As the rainy season sets in, it has come with a deluge that has seen destruction of 23 houses destroyed in Ntarama sector of Bugesera District most of which succumbed Wednesday afternoon.
Emmanuel Nsanzumuhire, the Bugesera District mayor said that some houses were de-roofed while some banana plantations were razed down. lost their roofing and properties like banana plantation got spoiled.
“The rain was followed by strong hailstorms in the afternoon, and 23 houses had their roofs blown off (...)

As the rainy season sets in, it has come with a deluge that has seen destruction of 23 houses destroyed in Ntarama sector of Bugesera District most of which succumbed Wednesday afternoon.

Emmanuel Nsanzumuhire, the Bugesera District mayor said that some houses were de-roofed while some banana plantations were razed down. lost their roofing and properties like banana plantation got spoiled.

“The rain was followed by strong hailstorms in the afternoon, and 23 houses had their roofs blown off followed with severe damages” he said.

He said that no lives were lost nor were there any injuries registered. He added that the most affected parts are in Kibungo cell in Ntarama sector adding that The affected families have gotten some support from their neighbors while waiting for government’s intervention, which he said would be provided by today.


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