As the storm waters began to recede, people who had very little before the storm found that they now have even less.
Aid groups are gearing up for what could be a very long recovery period in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi.
The islands’ pioneers likely arrived centuries before European conquest, as part of a large-scale movement of people from North Africa.
Airlines had to pay extra for two optional upgrades that could warn pilots about sensor malfunctions. Now the company is making one of them standard.
While Ethiopian Airlines was among the first to install the Boeing 737 Max 8 simulator, the captain of Flight 302 had not trained on the simulator.
Nearly a week after southern Africa was hit by one the worst natural disasters in decades, it was all rescue workers could do to try to reach the victims.
Aid agencies have called it the worst natural disaster in southern Africa in two decades, and warned that the death toll could climb past 1,000.
Aid agencies called the devastation from Cyclone Idai the worst natural disaster in southern Africa in two decades.
Since President Trump relaxed rules on airstrikes in Somalia, a number of civilians have been killed, Amnesty International said.
The manufacturer is so revered in the country, planes are often referred to as “Boeings.” The Max 8 crash may change all that.
The cyclone has affected more than 1.5 million people, with a death toll now in the dozens but feared to be far higher.
Dr. Nketia, who had an international presence, documented, analyzed and championed traditional music of the continent until his final days.
A United Nations official said workers had described “water and water for miles and miles,” resembling an inland ocean where homes and towns had stood.
A powerful cyclone left a trail of death and devastation across Mozambique and neighboring countries.
In large shows like Documenta and the Venice Biennale, he put art from around the globe on an equal footing with that of Europe and the United States.
More than 1.5 million people were affected by the storm that hit Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe last week, leading to flash floods.