Sierra Leone Mudslide Death Toll Reaches 1000
The tragedy occurred about a fortnight ago, coming shortly after the Ebola virus hit the West African country alongside Guinea and Liberia.
Days after the mudslide, a resident is still moving mud from his home.
President Ernest Bai Koroma fought back tears as he described the devastation. Rescue workers have been searching for survivors amid the hundreds of homes that were engulfed by mud ... Read more »
Sierra Leone has begun a week of mourning for the victims of the mudslide and flooding that devastated parts of capital Freetown. With 600 people still missing, aid groups say it's ... Read more »