The Ministry of Communications initially announced that the “low intensity” eruption would not threaten any populated area north of the volcano.
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There is no new explosion in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The government announced that a small volcano had erupted near Nyaragongo in the east of the country “Wrong alarm”, After the same government, was announced on Saturday, May 29th.
“False warning in Nyamuragra. A plane flew over the lateral part of this volcano. No eruption was seen.”The Ministry of Communications said on Twitter that the explosion had occurred “Low intensity” Does not threaten any area inhabiting the northern part of the same volcano. “It was a serious act of burning wood charcoal, the smoke of which was considered a volcanic activity.”, The ministry explained.
Government spokesman quoted the name of Murara, the secondary crater of Nimuragra, a highly active volcano whose lava still flows into Virunga National Park.
The coma area is part of an intense volcanic eruption, consisting of six volcanoes, Nyaragongo and Niamuragra, at 3,470 and 3,058 meters, respectively.
On May 22 the Nyaragongo erupted without any warning signs. Two large volcanic eruptions escaped from the sides of the volcano, one of which came to rest in the northeastern suburbs of Coma. At least 34 people have been killed and 900 to 2,500 homes have been destroyed.
Nearly 400,000 people have been displaced since the eviction in the neighboring province of southern Kivu, the Mississippi region and further north. “Prevention” Decided by the government. A few thousand people have taken refuge in Rwanda. Criticisms from the authorities have increased since the sudden eruption, which has since left the coma in a state of shock and confusion.