Argentine flooding - 12 die, thousands evacuated

2015-03-06 22:09

Argentine officials say that flooding from heavy rains has left 12 people dead.

1 000s evacuated in Argentina flooding

2015-03-05 07:43

More heavy rain has triggered thousands of evacuations and flooding across five Argentine provinces, with at least one person dead and another missing.

Flash flood hits Randburg

2015-02-17 10:45

Three people have been treated after they were forced to flee their homes during a flash flood from the Klein Jukskei River in Randburg, Johannesburg paramedics say.

Mozambique floods carnage continues

2015-02-02 22:24

Floods that have ravaged northern and central parts of Mozambique have killed 159 people and affected nearly 160 000.

Malawi flood victims in dire need

2015-01-23 22:30

Tens of thousands of people urgently need clean water, food, shelter and medical care across southern Africa.

Floods devastate Malawi, food security a concern

2015-01-19 08:41

Food security has become a major concern as torrential rains are expected to continue in the southern African country of Malawi.

SA troops helping flood-hit Mozambique

2015-01-18 12:18

South African troops are helping to deliver shelter to people affected by flooding in Mozambique, the SA National Defence Force says.

Missing children rescued from Mozambique floods

2015-01-17 08:31

Eighteen children who went missing when floods surged across parts of Mozambique have been rescued from a tiny island of dry land where they survived on fruit for several days, local authorities say.

Malawi deploys military as floods leave 1000s homeless

2015-01-15 19:54

Malawi has deployed military helicopters and boats in a bid to rescue desperate flood victims stranded on patches of high ground after raging waters killed at least 48 people and left 100 000 homeless.

SANDF to send troops to flood-stricken Moz

2015-01-14 23:03

The SA National Defence Force will send troops to assist flood-stricken areas in the Zambezia province in Mozambique, the department says.


Deluge kills 42 in Tanzania

2015-03-05 22:32

Floods have killed at least 42 people in Tanzania, as authorities warn of more heavy rains.

Floods kill 38 in Tanzania

2015-03-04 18:49

Flooding sparked by a hail and rainstorm has killed 38 people in a village in north western Tanzania, police say.

Rain and snow batter Balkans

2015-02-06 18:10

Floods have killed a woman in Albania and Macedonia sent more troops to a waterlogged central area after fresh rains, while snow closed roads and cut power in Croatia, Bosnia and Slovenia.

Mozambique floods claim more lives

2015-01-27 05:41

The death toll from flooding in parts of Mozambique has risen to 117, with more than 157 000 people affected.

Devastating floods in Mozambique

2015-01-19 17:05

Floods that have been raging in Mozambique for 10 days have killed 71 people.

Fighting waterborne diseases a priority in Malawi

2015-01-18 19:45

An aid official in Malawi says the prevention of waterborne diseases is a priority where floods have killed at least 176 people and displaced 200 000.

Gift of the givers aid Malawi flood victims

2015-01-17 14:28

South African aid group Gift of the Givers has distributed numerous relief parcels to families in Malawi that were displaced by floods.

Death toll from floods in Malawi triples

2015-01-16 20:07

Malawi's vice president says the death toll from the floods has triples to 176, with at least 200 000 displaced.

Floods kill more in Mozambique

2015-01-15 19:54

Floods have killed at least 34 people in Mozambique, while rescuers were trying to reach people trapped on rooftops and trees.

Floods kill at least 8, sweep away infrastructure in Moz

2015-01-14 14:34

Floods have claimed at least eight lives, displaced thousands of people and swept away infrastructure, reports say.

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