"at Least 66 people have died and a further 141 000 have been affected after severe rainstorms had rivers in northern and central Mozambique to overflow, announces the country's government, which calls for humanitarian aid, in order to cope with the situation."
"the Floods in one of the poorest countries on the african continent has already destroyed close to 6 000 homes, 18 hospitals, and around 950 classrooms."
"Over 168 000 hectares of crops have degenerated as a result of the rising floodwaters."
"the Authorities have ordered that the residents in the vulnerable areas be evacuated."
"the Government estimates that it will need the equivalent of about sek 1.5 billion to help those affected by the floods."
"Mozambique is hit regularly by cyclones, floods and droughts. Years 2 000 died, at least 800 people as a result of the rivers which overflowed."