'The water took everything': Buzi evacuees tell of Cyclone Idai ordeal
People rescued by boat are arriving at Beira in hope of first aid, shelter and reunion with their families
Standing in the fishing port in Beira, Mozambique, Jose Mala scans the faces of those evacuated by boat from Buzi – one of the towns hardest hit by Cyclone Idai – searching for anyone he knows.
He had hopeful news the day before, says Mala, 27. He met a neighbour at the port who told him his sister and two nephews had survived the cyclone that destroyed large parts of their hometown.Continue reading...