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Emma Rumney

Auto giants battle used car dealers for Africa's huge market

13 Apr 2019

JOHANNESBURG/NAIROBI At the edge of Nairobi's Ngong Forest, thousands of used cars glitter in the hot sun on a dusty field, waiting for buyers. | Video

Absa sees Nigeria expansion plan ready for second half

10 Apr 2019

JOHANNESBURG, April 10 South African lender Absa is aiming to make a start on its investment bank-focused expansion into Nigeria in the second half of this year, chief executive of the division, Charles Russon, told Reuters.

Amid ruined lives, Mozambique's cyclone survivors face cholera, diarrhoea

02 Apr 2019

BEIRA, Mozambique Dozens of fragile patients poured into a clinic in the wrecked Mozambican port city of Beira on Wednesday, as the government said it had confirmed the first five cases of cholera in the wake of deadly Cyclone Idai. | Video

In Mozambique, parents yearn for children torn away by cyclone

29 Mar 2019

BEIRA, Mozambique It has been more than a week since Virginia Samuel last saw two of her children.

'The water kept rising': How Mozambicans were caught in path of deadly cyclone

27 Mar 2019

BUZI/GUARA GUARA, Mozambique For two days before Cyclone Idai hit, a government official drove down the bumpy roads of Buzi in central Mozambique, warning people through a megaphone that a big storm was coming.

'The water kept rising': How Mozambicans were caught in path of deadly cyclone

27 Mar 2019

BUZI/GUARA GUARA, Mozambique For two days before Cyclone Idai hit, a government official drove down the bumpy roads of Buzi in central Mozambique, warning people through a megaphone that a big storm was coming.

Destructive Cyclone Idai rings 'alarm bell' on climate change: U.N. chief

26 Mar 2019

BEIRA, Mozambique Cyclone Idai's deadly hit has left some 1.85 million people in need of assistance in Mozambique in a catastrophe that United Nations chief Antonio Guterres said on Tuesday rang "yet another alarm bell" about climate change. | Video

Mozambique prepares for cholera after cyclone wreaks havoc

26 Mar 2019

BEIRA, Mozambique Rescue teams in Mozambique moved hundreds of people displaced by Cyclone Idai's massive and deadly flooding to safer shelters on Monday, while the government made preparations for a cholera outbreak that it says is inevitable amid the devastation. | Video

Mozambicans look to God as cyclone deaths rise

25 Mar 2019

BEIRA, Mozambique Worshippers gathered at battered churches in the Mozambican port of Beira on Sunday, praying for divine protection as the death toll crept up from a cyclone and floods around southern Africa. | Video

Ten days after cyclone, a destroyed African village waits

25 Mar 2019

JOHN SEGREDO, Mozambique The houses are gone, the food has run out, yet still no aid has come to the village of John Segredo - ten days after a devastating cyclone hit Mozambique.

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