Heavy rains kill 265 people in past two months in east Africa

EYE ON AFRICA
EYE ON AFRICA FRANCE 24

In tonight's edition: Heavy rain in more than half a dozen east African countries has killed at least 265 people in the past two months. With more rain forecast, there are now fears over waterborne diseases and the prospect of hunger as crops are destroyed.  Also, a former Nigerian governor and current senator is sentenced to 12 years in jail. He was found guilty of stealing €18 million. And finally, we see how Ivorian events organiser "La Sunday" is celebrating its first birthday.