Cyclone Idai hits Mozambique, Malawi, Zimbabwe, killing over 140, hundreds missing and thousands stranded.

Most of the roads and telephones are cut off, especially the rural areas.

U.N. and government officials report that Cyclone Idai has affected more than 1.5 million people in the three southern African countries.

Hardest hit is Mozambique’s central port city of Beira where the airport is closed, electricity is out and hundreds of homes have been destroyed.

On Thursday, the storm hit Beira and moved westward into Zimbabwe and Malawi, affecting thousands more. Homes, hospitals schools, businesses and police stations have been destroyed by the cyclone…

 

 

 

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Tropical Cyclone Idai, is gathering strength over the Indian Ocean and is predicted to hit the Mozambique in the city of Beira in Sofala Province.

 

According multiple news outlets, there are damages and blackout as tropical cyclone makes landfall in the country and more than 100 are dead in South African, Malawi and Mozambique floods as Cyclone Idai approaches the South East.

 

 

Maputo International Airport in Mozambique has cancelled domestic flights as Tropical Cyclone gets closer.

Cyclone Idai is slowly moving south-west into some parts of Mozambique.

Mozambicans are now bracing themselves for horrible storm that is slowly approaching

 
Our thoughts are with people of Mozambique. Please be safe.
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