Cyclone Idai knocked this major port city into an earlier age but the destruction is only part of the problem

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Devastated areas of Mozambique as workers try to restore electricity and water and prevent an outbreak of cholera. In Mozambique the number of dead has risen to 446 with 259 dead in Zimbabwe and at least 56 dead in Malawi. As flood waters recede and more bodies are discovered said aid workers. Much of the area of Mozambique hit by the cyclone remains disconnected from electricity supplies complicating rescue efforts. Cyclone Idai flooded this womans home in the coastal Mozambican city of Beira. The high commissioner for Mozambique in the UK last week called Cyclone Idai a big tragedy of biblical proportions. The soils had filled my mouthAfter hitting Mozambique Cyclone Idai tore into Zimbabwe and Malawi killing many people as they slept. Efforts to bring aid to those affected by Cyclone Idai are under way in Zimbabwe. As of Saturday government and United Nations officials said. The storm flattened homes and knocked out power and communications across a swathe of Southern Africa

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