Nyiragongo Volcano Photos
- The city of the phoenix: Goma -
Colors of Goma
|Cars and trucks that nobody could drive away fast enough.||Lava followed the main roads in the town center, but life continues to roll along those roads.||
Modéler. Le futur.
(To shape. The future.)
|Ruins of the church and a branch of the lava flow that flowed through an alley.|
|Reconstruction.||Once the city's commercial centre, now a barren field of lava, but people stay.||Abandoned ruin.|
|Make -shift huts and shops reappear.||Thousands of Hairdressers exisit in Goma...||Painting the future.||
(To construct. The future)
|Some houses resisted the flow.||Goma is one of MONUC's headquarters and central operationsl point.||Goma's busy airport.||Lights from Goma and glow from Nyiragongo.|
|Visit of the Goma volcano observatory (GVO)||Nyiragongo||
The lava flow from Nyiragongo that devastated Goma on Jan. 17, 2002
© Tom Pfeiffer, page set up on 5 February 2006.