Residents stand near the scene of a landslide after torrential rains near the University of Kinshasa, in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters

More than 40 dead after heavy rain pounds Congo capital

  • Some victims swept away in landslides, with one child electrocuted during overnight storm
  • 300 homes flooded and many destroyed, along with collapsed bridges and other property damage
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Residents stand near the scene of a landslide after torrential rains near the University of Kinshasa, in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
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