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Duration2009/03/01 Namibia has been receiving heavy rains over the past three weeks, which led into localised flooding. The north-eastern and north-western parts are the most affected, where thousands of families have since been displaced.
Country or DistrictNamibia

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  • Reuters AlertNet 2009/03/25
    The official death toll in Namibia is 92 but aid workers said it would almost certainly be much higher.
  • IFRC 2009/03/11
    The flooded Kunene region reported a cholera outbreak that has caused seven deaths so far.
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