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Heavy rain kills woman, leaves 4 kids injured in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia – A woman has died and four other children were also injured in torrential rain in central of Somalia.

The Torrential rains triggered flash floods near Galcad town in Galgadud region of Somalia, killing a woman, a witness said.

He says the victims were taken into hospital.

He said a lighting hit residential areas near the town, causing untold casualties.

Somali capital Mogadishu also received light rain showers on Wednesday after months of humidity.


Abdi Aziz Hassan Ibrahim is , a somali veteran journalist based in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. Twitter @mareegonline