Floods ransacks Lilongwe-
LILONGWE-(MaraviPost)-Heavy downpours last night that hit Lilongwe has caused tremendous damage in various areas in the city. Those greatly affected by the floods are areas such as area 23, 22, Kawale and Mtandile respectively.
The majority of the individuals affected by the floods are those that built or are renting housing that are close to the rivers.
The heavy rains to the dismay of Kawale residents damaged a newly constructed bridge.
Videos have gone viral on social media that shows individuals running to safety as the bridge was collapsing.
This has caused many to lash out their anger on the levels of corruption that occurs in the process of giving contracts to company’s to do road maintenance.
Many blaming the current government for demanding handouts in exchange for contracts as the reason behind poor construction work in the country.
So far no deaths have be announced due to the floods but a lot of property has been damaged