mozambique News of 11/29/20
Mozambique Says It Needs $3.2 Billion To Recover After Deadly Cyclones
(JOHANNESBURG) — Mozambique says it needs $3.2 billion to recover from a pair of powerful tropical cyclones that ripped into the southern African nation earlier this year and left hundreds dead, raising alarm about the effects of climate change ...
Some 160,000 People Are At Risk In Mozambique After A Second Cyclone In Six Weeks
PEMBA, Mozambique (AP) — 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 ...
Death Toll In African Cyclone Rises Above 750 As Workers Try To Stop Cholera Outbreak
(BEIRA, Mozambique) — Cyclone Idai’s death toll has risen above 750 in the three southern African countries hit 10 days ago by the storm, as workers restore electricity, water and try to prevent outbreak of cholera, authorities said ...
Huge Floods Endanger Thousands In Mozambique After Cyclone
(JOHANNESBURG) — Rapidly rising floodwaters have created “an inland ocean” in Mozambique endangering scores of thousands of families, as aid organizations scramble to rescue and provide food to survivors of Cyclone Idai. ...
‘The Scale Of Devastation Is Enormous.’ Deadly Cyclone Nearly Wipes Out Mozambique Port City
(JOHANNESBURG) — As much as 90 percent of Mozambique’s central port city of Beira has been damaged or destroyed by tropical Cyclone Idai, according to the Red Cross. Beira has been severely battered by the cyclone which cut off ...
Tropical Cyclone Kills Over 140 People In Mozambique, Zimbabwe And Malawi
(HARARE, Zimbabwe) — Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi have been hit by a vicious cyclone that has killed more than 140 people, left hundreds more missing and stranded tens of thousands who are cut off from roads and telephones in mainly poor, ...
Mozambique Braces For ‘Worst Case Scenario’ As Cyclone Idai Makes Landfall
A major cyclone the equivalent of a strong Category 2 hurricane approached the coast of Mozambique late Thursday, prompting residents to brace for what weather authorities have called a likely “worst case scenario.” Cyclone Idai was ...