Eye on Africa

Cyclone Idai: Aid workers scramble to help victims in Mozambique

Just over a week after Cyclone Idai hit Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi, thousands of people still need rescuing. Our team on the ground visits a rescue centre in the Mozambican city of Beira.


Meanwhile, hundreds of thousands of Algerians have once again taken to the streets across the country, demanding the resignation of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika.

And Washington has slapped sanctions on three senior officials from the Democratic Republic of Congo's Election Commission. They are accused of obstructing the democratic process in the run-up to the country's contested presidential election in December.

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