SOUTH AFRICA: DEATH TOLL FROM FLOODS, MUDSLIDES CLIMBS TO 60

Death toll from floods and mudslides in South Africa has risen to sixty. Hundreds of people have been displaced, mainly in the port city of Durban in KwaZulu-Natal province. Torrential rains have wreaked havoc in southern and eastern parts of South Africa. Local media said that flooding has killed three more people in Eastern Cape […]

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IDAI IS WORST WEATHER-RELATED DISASTER IN SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE: UN

Governments in southeast Africa have said that the number of people confirmed killed by Cyclone Idai has risen to nearly 550. Nine days after Cyclone Idai struck, rescue workers are still struggling to reach its victims across southeast Africa. Idai sliced through Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi at speeds of up to 170 kilometres per hour, […]

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