Zimbabwe, officially the Republic of Zimbabwe, is a landlocked country located in southern Africa, between the Zambezi and Limpopo Rivers, bordered by South Africa, Botswana, Zambia and Mozambique. The capital and largest city is Harare. A country of roughly 16 million people, Zimbabwe has 16 official languages, with English, Shona, and Ndebele the most commonly used.
On Saturday, 23 March, the death toll from the African Cylcone Idai crossed 700 in total from Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi, with thousands more affected by diseases as a result of the storm. BBC.. WorldNews - Published
Aid agencies are scrambling to get life-saving aid to hundreds of thousands of survivors of Cyclone Idai in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. The United Nations says 1.7 million people are affected by.. WorldNews - Published
The death toll from Cyclone Idai was revised to 446 people on Sunday and authorities say efforts are now focused on rebuilding and halting the spread of diseases such as cholera and malaria. Rough cut..
The number of people killed in Mozambique after a cyclone tore through southern Africa and triggered devastating floods has risen to more than 400, a government minister said on Saturday, as the United..
Churchgoers in Beira, Mozambique gathered to sing and pray on Sunday in what was left of their church, Igreja Pentecostal Unida de Esperanca, which was destroyed by Cyclone Idai. Rough Cut (no reporter..
The death toll from Cyclone Idai in Mozambique is likely to rise sharply, while hundreds of thousands of Zimbabweans are now dependent on food aid. Millions have been affected across southeast Africa..
Reuters reports the number of people killed in a powerful cyclone and flooding in Mozambique has risen above 200. That's more than double the country’s initial death toll from Cyclone Idai. The storm..
The number of people killed after cyclone Idai, a powerful storm and floods in Mozambique, could exceed 1,000, the president said on Monday, putting the potential death toll greatly more than current..
Chimanimani, Zimbabwe (CNN)As many as "300 to 400" bodies line the banks of a road out of the city of Beira, in Mozambique, according to an eyewitness account, suggesting that the human toll of Cyclone.. WorldNews - Published
A week after Cyclone Idai lashed southern Africa, flooding still raged Thursday as torrential rains caused a dam to overflow in Zimbabwe, threatening riverside populations.
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Article by WN.com Correspondent Amelevi Elaine Affo Cyclone Idai seen as one of the worst tropical cyclones on record to affect Southern Africa has left a trail of devastation in Mozambique, Zimbabwe.. WorldNews - Published
An estimated 200,000 people in Zimbabwe are likely to need urgent food aid for the next three months after their district was hit by Cyclone Idai, World Food Programme spokesman Herve Verhoosel said on.. Reuters - Published
Three days of national mourning have been declared in Mozambique after a powerful cyclone and flooding killed more than 200 people and cut a path of destruction through swaths of southeast Africa, Al.. WorldNews - Published
The UN said that one of the worst storms to hit southern Africa in decades had also unleashed a humanitarian crisis in Malawi, affecting nearly a million people and forcing more than 80,000 from their.. Firstpost - Published
The United Nations said the countries of Mozambique, Malawi, and Zimbabwe were hit by one of the worst disasters to ever hit the southern hemisphere this past weekend, with hundreds still missing on.. WorldNews - Published
Rapidly rising floodwaters have created "an inland ocean" in Mozambique, endangering thousands of families, aid workers said. Crews scrambled to rescue survivors of Cyclone Idai who clung to rooftops.. CBS News - Published
The death toll from a cyclone that smashed into Mozambique and Zimbabwe rose to more than 300 on Tuesday as rescuers raced against the clock to help survivors and the UN led the charge to provide aid. France 24 - Published
HARARE, March 19 (Xinhua) -- The European Union (EU) on Tuesday released 3.5 million Euros in emergency aid to Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe following the tropical cyclone Idai, which induced.. WorldNews - Published
The United States should have lifted economic sanctions against Zimbabwe “yesterday”, the African country’s president has said, as he seeks to fix a broken economy and attract international.. WorldNews - Published
Cyclone Idai killed at least 157 people in Zimbabwe and Mozambique as it tore across Southern Africa, officials and state media said on Monday, and vast areas of land have been flooded, roads destroyed.. Reuters - Published
Idai tore into central Mozambique on Thursday before continuing on to Zimbabwe A cyclone that slammed into Mozambique last week has damaged or destroyed 90 percent of the city of Beira, the Red Cross.. WorldNews - Published
HARARE (Reuters) - Cyclone Idai has killed at least 64 people in eastern Zimbabwe and destroyed homes, bridges and roads, making rescue efforts difficult, a government minister said on Sunday. The.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters
HARARE (Reuters) - At least 31 people have died in eastern Zimbabwe while dozens were missing as homes and bridges were swept away by a tropical storm, state television reported on Saturday. Cyclone.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters
At least 24 people have died in southeastern Zimbabwe as homes and bridges were swept away by a tropical storm, the country's information ministry said on Saturday. Cyclone Idai, which brought... WorldNews - Published
U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan said on Friday that the government was "very enthusiastic" about the new Zimbabwean government, but wanted to see more action on reform. Reuters - Published