Africa

Zimbabwe: Activists charged with plotting to subvert government

Authorities in Zimbabwe have charged five human rights campaigners arrested earlier this week with plotting to overthrow the government.

AJ Impact

Zimbabwe's missing foreign investment: Will the billions come?

The investment pledges evoke memories of Mugabe, who was prone to announcing mega-deals that didn't materialize

Zimbabwe's missing foreign investment: Will the billions come?

AJ IMPACT

Zimbabwe increases fuel prices as economic crisis deepens

The latest fuel price increase comes four months after similar rise triggered protests and deadly security crackdown.

Zimbabwe increases fuel prices as economic crisis deepens

Africa

Death toll from devastating Cyclone Idai rises above 1,000

More than 4,000 cholera cases and seven deaths from the illness reported in Mozambique.

Death toll from devastating Cyclone Idai rises above 1,000

Zimbabwe

Cyclone Idai destroys Zimbabwe farms, deepening food crisis

Farmers say cyclone winds and floods destroyed fields in Chipinge and Chimanimani, worsening Zimbabwe's food insecurity.

Cyclone Idai destroys Zimbabwe farms, deepening food crisis

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