Heavy rains threaten floods in cyclone-hit Mozambique

MOZAMBIQUE, Heavy rains pounded northern Mozambique on Saturday, fuelling fears of flooding two days after a cyclone hit the coast, flattened buildings and knocked out communications.

Aid agencies said they were still struggling to reach …

5 Killed as Cyclone Kenneth Slams Into Mozambique

Authorities in Mozambique have urged citizens to "seek higher ground" to avoid the flooding and mudslides that are sure to come in the aftermath of Cyclone Kenneth.

Prime Minister Carlos Do Rosario said the death …

In South Sudan, illness is as deadly as war

JUBA, By the time he was brought into the remote clinic in northeastern South Sudan, two-year-old Nyachoat was already convulsing from malaria attacking his brain.

After being given medication he lies fast asleep, naked and …