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Cyclone Idai


Cyclone Idai ravages three African nations; death toll rises to 847

April 07, 2019 9:04 pm

As of Sunday, at least 847 people had been reported killed by the storm, the flooding it caused and heavy rains before it hit.

Cyclone Idai death toll In Mozambique rises to 293, adds up to 600 in Africa

March 23, 2019 8:31 am

Eight days after Cyclone Idai struck southeast Africa's Indian Ocean coast, touching off some of the worst flooding in decades, the homeless, hungry and injured slowly made their way from devastated inland areas to the port city of Beira.

Cyclone Idai deaths could exceed 1000 as need for aid grows

March 22, 2019 3:14 pm

The number of deaths could be beyond the 1,000 predicted by the country's president earlier this week, said Elhadj As Sy, the secretary-general of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Mozambique: Over 200 dead in after Cyclone Idai, millions hit

March 20, 2019 7:10 am

Rescue crews were still struggling to reach victims five days later, while aid groups said many survivors were trapped in remote areas, surrounded by wrecked roads, flattened buildings and submerged villages. The Red Cross said at least 400,000 people had been made homeless in central Mozambique alone.