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World Apr 30Heavy rains disrupt aid for survivors in cyclone-battered Mozambique
The rains and flooding kept needed supplies from arriving in the main city of Pemba on Monday and will be a challenge in the days ahead as more wet weather is forecast, a U.N. humanitarian spokeswoman said.
World Apr 29Mozambique cyclone death toll rises to 38
Flooding and pounding rains have hampered efforts to deliver aid to badly hit communities several days after the storm.
World Apr 28160,000 at risk in Mozambique after 2nd cyclone in 6 weeks
A second disaster unfolded on Sunday in northern Mozambique in the wake of Cyclone Kenneth as raging flood waters killed one person and began to cut off the region’s main city from the outside world. Some 160,000 people were at…
World Apr 27Flooding feared in Mozambique after Cyclone Kenneth; 5 dead
Mozambique’s government urged many people to immediately seek higher ground on Saturday in the wake of Cyclone Kenneth, fearing flooding and mudslides in the days ahead as heavy rain lashed the region.
World Mar 22Cyclone Idai death toll climbs above 600 in Africa
With the flooding easing in parts of cyclone-stricken Mozambique on Friday, fears are rising that the waters could yield up many more bodies.
World Mar 21Flooding continues to devastate southern Africa after Cyclone Idai
Floodwaters have begun to recede in Mozambique's Beira, the worst-hit city, but rain continues in neighboring Zimbabwe.
World Mar 20Cyclone Idai’s death toll rises above 300 in southern Africa
Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi are mourning the loss of family, friends and neighbors after experiencing one of the most destructive storms in decades.
World Aug 01Protests erupt in Zimbabwe over delayed election results
Rioting erupted Wednesday in Zimbabwe's capital as opposition supporters clashed with police and army troops over delays in announcing results from the presidential election, the country's first since the fall of longtime leader Robert Mugabe.
World Jul 29Zimbabwe’s Mugabe emerges, rejects ruling party in election
In a surprise address to the nation after months of silence, Zimbabwe's former leader Robert Mugabe emerged just hours before Monday's historic election declaring that "I will not vote for those who have illegally taken power."…
World Jun 24Zimbabwe rules out delaying election after blast at rally
Zimbabwe's presidential spokesman is ruling out an election delay or a state of emergency after an explosion at the president's campaign rally on Saturday that state media called an assassination attempt.