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Flood threat prompts Calgary evacuation

CALGARY, Canada - Authorities have ordered the evacuation of central Calgary as flooding has left swathes of the city underwater.

Key highways to tourist sites in Rwanda blocked by landslides

(eTN) - One of Rwanda’s most important traffic arteries, the highway from Kigali to Musanze, and from there on to Gisenyi, was yesterday completely blocked on the weekend when a landslide took out h

Tourists warned after woman dies in Jurassic Coast landslide

Walkers in Dorset have been warned about the risk of further landslides on the Jurassic Coast after part of a coastal path collapsed claiming the life of a 22-year-old woman.

Kampala floods again amid reports of more deadly landslides

UGANDA (eTN) - This year’s rainy season, as heavy as it comes, has regularly seen key intersections and roundabouts flooded, but yesterday afternoon’s biblical torrent unleashed over the city was

Massive landslides block key safari route in Tanzania

(eTN) - It was learned yesterday that a massive landslide cut off the main route between the Serengeti and the Ngorongoro Crater to Arusha at Mto Wa Mbu, the escarpment where the Lake Manyara National

Uganda Wildlife Authority faced with fresh encroachment at Mt. Elgon

Information was received last week that while people are still being evacuated from inside the national park where they are presently threatened by landslides in the wake of torrential rains sweeping

Landslides on Mt. Elgon avoidable

A large landslide on the lower slopes of Mt. Elgon caused a major tragedy in eastern Uganda, when three villages were buried in a mudslide several meters high.