Another storm building in Indian Ocean-Weather forecast

Online Desk |  1 year ago | top

Southern Africa has been hit by flooding that has left more than 70 dead across the region in the wake of Tropical Storm Ana. 

Madagascar has seen at least 48 deaths and 130,000 people have been forced to flee their homes to makeshift shelters. 

In Malawi, at least 11 people have died. 

The country has suffered a nationwide power cut and some areas have been declared disaster zones. 

Mozambique, has reported 18 deaths. 

But officials there say the true number is still unknown, with 20,000 affected by the flooding. Meanwhile, weather services in the region have warned of another storm building in the Indian Ocean, which may materialise in the coming days.