Death toll from southern Africa cyclone, floods exceeds 700

A man carries his children after Cyclone Idai at Praia Nova, in Beira, Mozambique, March 23, 2019. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

BEIRA, Mozambique (Reuters) – Mozambique reported scores more deaths on Saturday from a cyclone and floods around southern Africa that have killed at least 732 people and left thousands in desperate need of help, many on rooftops and trees. Cyclone Idai lashed the Mozambican port city of Beira with winds of up to 170 km […]

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