A girl cam of tunis
Speaking on Mosaique FM, the girl's father Mohamed Lotfi Kotii explained that the three year old, who was one of seven, had been left on her own by her siblings.
The girl had apparently been trying to locate her sisters when the storm broke on Saturday, causing the flash flood which swept her away.
Frustrated by the lack of opportunities and the apathy of her classmates and family, she began writing political songs such as "Ya Tounes Ya Meskina" ("Poor Tunisia").
In 2006 she was a finalist in the Prix RMC Moyen-Orient Musique competition.
He added that, "The forecast for today is not so bad.
However, tomorrow afternoon, and again during the night between Tuesday and Wednesday, there will be very heavy rain." Speaking to Tunisia live, the President of environmental lobbying group, SOS BIAA, Morched Garbouj said "Flooding in rural areas can be dramatic." However, in this case the effects of the flooding had been exacerbated by poor and out of date infrastructure.
She opened for Dead Can Dance in the festival Les nuits de Fourvière in Lyon and performed at the WOMAD Festival at Charlton Parkin the UK.
The bodies of the two boys were recovered by civil protection officers later the same day.
Despite heavy rains bringing much of the country to a near standstill over the weekend, a spokesperson from the Tunisian National Insitute of Meterology said that rainfall experienced over the last ten days of September was normal for this time of year.
Risking his own life, the employee followed Rezgui to the beach.
In the video, staffers are heard saying "he killed the people," and despite the fact the gunman was still armed, people began to give chase.