Another powerful cyclone has made landfall just over a month after Idai devastated the country. Cyclone Kenneth is now cutting its path of destruction, while residents seek refuge.
This week on Eco Africa we see how people in Togo are turning illegal dumpsites into gardens, learn more about using herbs to fight malaria in Uganda and see how a sanctuary in Kenya is teaching owls how to fly again.
A record 45 million people across southern Africa are in need of in urgent need of food aid, the UN has said. The situation is expected to get even worse as the annual cyclone season begins.
A new deadly storm hit northern Mozambique more than a month after Cyclone Idai ravaged the country. Homes were destroyed and power lines cut in the city of Pemba, with UN officials warning of "massive flooding."
Mozambique's Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario has welcomed vital emergency aid from abroad as his country deals with deadly flooding. But, as he told DW, more help will be needed for long-term reconstruction.
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