Mozambique

Mozambique confirms first cholera cases in wake of Cyclone Idai

Five cases have been confirmed in the badly damaged port city of Beira, according to health officials.

Mozambique confirms first cholera cases in wake of Cyclone Idai

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.

Zimbabwe

Humanitarian aid slowly penetrates Zimbabwe's inaccessible areas

Government and humanitarian agencies dispatch emergency response units to assist people in aftermath of Cyclone Idai.

Humanitarian aid slowly penetrates Zimbabwe's inaccessible areas

Zimbabwe

Cyclone Idai: Families hunt for missing relatives in Zimbabwe

Cyclone Idai is the worst storm to hit Zimbabwe since cyclone Eline in nearly 20 years.

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

Zimbabwe

'Thank God family is OK, but what about those missing?'

President visits survivors in Chimanimani hospital as locals warn of residents still being missing after weekend rains.

Zimbabwe: Hard-hit town reels from cyclone as Mnangagwa vows aid

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.

Zimbabwe

Anxious Cyclone Idai survivors assess losses in Zimbabwe

The country's estimated death toll is 98 and is expected to rise with many people still missing.

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

Zimbabwe

Relief reaches Zimbabwe's cyclone survivors as death toll rises

Bulldozers and road graders struggled through the night to clear obstructed roads after Cyclone Idai strands thousands.

Relief reaches Zimbabwe's cyclone survivors as death toll rises

Zimbabwe

Cyclone Idai: Thousands cut off in Zimbabwe

After Mozambique, the cyclone battered neighbouring Zimbabwe, cutting off the eastern district of Chimanimani.

Weather

Mozambique president: 1,000 feared dead in Cyclone Idai

Filipe Nyusi says more than 100,000 are at risk after storm hit Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe.

Zimbabwe

'Never seen so much rain': Zimbabweans struggle with storm floods

Death toll rises as Cyclone Idai wrecks roads, bridges in Zimbabwe, leaving passengers stranded and villagers isolated.

'Never seen so much rain': Zimbabweans struggle with storm floods