'I rescued 40 of my neighbours'
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Sierra Leone mudslides: Man 'rescues 40 neighbours'

Rescuers are still searching for survivors after mudslides and flooding killed hundreds in Sierra Leone.

The situation is being described as a humanitarian emergency.

One man has told of his efforts to help his neighbours in Foulah town in the country's capital Freetown.

  • 18 Aug 2017
  • From the section Africa
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