Mozambique

Cholera, malaria, typhoid cases reported in Mozambique

Aid agencies raise alert over sanitation and lack of safe drinking water as risk of disease outbreaks grows.

Mozambique

Death toll jumps in Mozambique storm as 15,000 await rescue

Cyclone winds and floods kill more than 400 in southeastern Africa as rescuers scramble to save victims in Mozambique.

Death toll jumps in Mozambique storm as 15,000 await rescue

Africa

'Women, babies trapped in trees' after deadly Mozambique storm

Six days after Cyclone Idai, rescuers scramble to save hundreds stranded by floodwaters amid fears death toll will rise.

'Women, babies trapped in trees' after deadly Mozambique storm

Africa

Mozambique in mourning after cyclone kills hundreds

President Filipe Nyusi said the deadly cyclone has killed more than 200 people and damaged buildings and roads.

Africa

'Major humanitarian' crisis after cyclone slams southern Africa

UN says 2.6 million people affected as rescuers struggle to reach victims trapped on rooftops and trees in remote areas.

United Nations

'A lot is needed': UN calls for urgent aid for SE Africa

UN agencies launch appeal for immediate funding, logistical aid for those affected by Cyclone Idai in Southern Africa.

'A lot is needed': UN calls for urgent aid for SE Africa

Cyclone

Cyclone, flooding cause widespread damage across Southern Africa

Death toll rises to 215 as the cyclone tore through Malawi into central Mozambique before hitting Zimbabwe.

Cyclone, flooding cause widespread damage across Southern Africa

Weather

Mozambique's Beira takes a direct hit from cyclone Idai

Contact lost overnight as extensive flooding and cyclonic wind result in damage in central Mozambique.

Mozambique's Beira takes a direct hit from cyclone Idai

Malawi

Malawi's struggling flood victims brace for impending cyclone

Flooding in Malawi kills at least 56 and affects hundreds of thousands of others as a new storm approaches.

Africa

Flash flooding ravages Mozambique and Malawi, over 100 dead

Torrential rains have affected 843,000 people across southeast Africa, officials say, prompting calls for emergency aid.

Africa

More than 80,000 displaced in Malawi flooding

The flooding has left many villages under water and, although some of the floods have receded, more rain is expected in the coming days.

Africa

Malawi floods kill 30, displace 6,000

Survivors have no choice but to go to evacuation centres and wait for help.

Weather

Tropical disturbance brings flooding rains to southeast Africa

At least six dead in Malawi because of ongoing heavy rain, say the local media reports.

Tropical disturbance brings flooding rains to southeast Africa

Malawi

Why are women's wombs being removed to stop infection?

In Malawi, women's wombs are removed to stop infection, a life-changing operation that doesn't always work.

Poor maternal care leads to hysterectomies, antibiotic resistance

Africa

Malawi's ex-president Banda returns after four-year absence

Despite threat of arrest over corruption allegations, Joyce Banda returns as questions swirl about a political comeback.

Malawi's ex-president Banda returns after four-year absence