PICTURE STORY: Heavy rains and flooding back in Freetown

 The heavy rainy season is back in Sierra Leone and residents of the city of Freetown are going through their annual nightmare of flooding of the city.

As has been highlighted by Cocorioko in recent articles, Freetown now faces this flooding problem because homes have been built where the pathways of the water once existed and residents also clog with trash the gutters, which once directed the waters to the sea.

Freetown is the rainiest city in West Africa.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s