This massive sandstorm turned the sky red!

West Africa witnessed a humongous sandstorm as the huge cloud of dust took over the buildings in Niger capital. People shared pictures online as red dust was seen rising along the lengths of buildings and houses. 

Sandstorms are generally seen in West Africa but this red sand storm triggered reactions online. Here are the pictures of the sandstorm and what people had to say about it. 

The storm was followed by torrential rains.