Mozambique Struggles After Heavy Rains

Updated: Thu 15 Jan, 12:47 am

The government has declared a state of emergency in the wake of floods that have displaced many people and collapsed bridges in the country's main road network. read more »

AfDB Awards U.S.$1 for Drought Victims in Somalia

Updated: Thu 12 Feb, 09:55 am

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has awarded US $1 million emergency relief assistance to Somalia where over one million people affected by drought and famine are in dire need of humanitarian … read more »

Tanzania: Scores Affected By Flooding

Updated: Fri 23 Dec, 06:00 am 2011

Heavy rains have caused record flooding in Dar es Salaam, leading to some deaths and prompting a call by the president for better disaster management planning. read more »