Dump Landslide In Ethiopia: Death Toll Rises To 46


Addis Ababa: A landslide on Sunday killed at least 46 people at a waste dump outside Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

According to media reports, officials were still investigating how the landslide at the sprawling Koshe landfill occurred.

“The government had also been building a factory to convert waste products at the landfill into electric energy,” says communications minister Negeri Lencho.

He added that security personnel were still searching for people who have been reported missing in the landslide and that the government is working to resettle the families affected.