Updated 3:57 PM ET, Thurs 27 May 2021.
The Nyiragongo Volcano erupted in the Democratic Republic of the Congo on Saturday. This resulted in the deaths of at least 31people and forced 30,000 to flee their homes.
An evacuation order was issued in Goma. because of fear that the volcano will erupt again
Mount Nyiragongo is one of several volcanoes near the DRC’s border with Rwanda and Uganda. The last major eruption in 2002 killed 250 people and displaced thousands.
eruption on saturday Destroy at least 900 homes and flatten five schools, according to the Norwegian Refugee Council, a leading humanitarian organization. It also damages electricity and water supply in the city.