More than 40 people have been killed in a landslide in the north-east of the Democratic Republic of Congo, the vice governor of Ituri province, said on Thursday.
Most of the dead were from a fishing village on the banks of Lake Albert.
Heavy rains caused parts of a nearby mountain to collapse and engulf the village.
A few others died as they searched old mines for gold.
There have been a number of deadly landslides in eastern DR Congo in recent years, seismic and volcanic activity have been responsible for a number of those landslides