Rwandan Prime Minister Attends Funeral for People Killed in Severe Flooding

Rwandan Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente was in Rubavu on Thursday, May 4, as residents there buried the victims of recent flooding and landslides.

Footage released by the prime minister’s office shows the funeral ceremony in the town in western Rwanda.

At least 127 people were killed as heavy rain cause flash flooding and landslides in multiple areas in the Western, Northern, and Southern provinces on Tuesday night into Wednesday. Credit: Prime Minister of Rwanda via Storyful

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