Natural disasters have been happening ever since the world was created some mysterious while others predictable. However, there is one natural disaster that has continued to baffle scientists and experts around the world, the disaster of Lake Nyos. On 21st August 1986, small villages in NorthWest Cameroon were wiped out mysteriously by a small lake located on top of a volcanic crater sending fear, sadness and panic across the country.
We have a lot of lakes in the world where some of them supply us with water. Normally, there are settlements near these lakes as most of the people may use lakes to carry out different activities like fishing or recreational purpose. This is the same case in Lake Nyaso which is found in Cameroon. Here One of the most horrific and strange incident happened on August 1986. Note that this lake is formed on top of a volcanic crater in Northwest Cameroon What happened here was one of the most gut wrenching natural