Gambia: Flooding At Latrikunda Erinjang Residents Blame Bridge Construction As the Cause

[Foroyaa]Residents of Latrikunda Erinjang have blamed the construction of a bridge in the neighbourhood about five years ago as the major cause of the flooding in their area. According to them, the way the bridge is constructed is an obstruction to the flow of water which they feel should be further constructed with a water way to allow water to flow freely into the stream. The flooding, which was as a result of the heavy downpour of rain which lasted for about 12 hours from Monday evening to Tuesday morning, has d