LISTEN: Tropical storm Dineo wreaks havoc and claims lives in Mozambique

Tropical storm Dineo has caused havoc in towns north of Maputo.

At least seven people died and further casualties are expected, according to aid agency CARE.

200 thousand houses have been destroyed and 130 thousand people had to be moved. 105 schools, hospitals, government buildings. We are talking serious devastation for the country.

Crystal Orderson, Southern Africa Report editor

Listen to more from the Africa report as the storm rages...


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