It’s been over 2 months since over 1 million people were affected by the flooding in Malawi, Mozambique and Madagascar. The situation is still dire as many are still living in displacement camps, and seeking shelter in schools and neighbours outhouses. Cholera has infected over 8000 people and is increasing due to water contamination across the region.
There has been a huge outcry as Southern Africa reacts to xenophobic attacks.
Over the last 3 weeks, 6 people have been murdered, and over 5000 foreign nationals have been displaced, with minor groups of local xenophobes attacking foreign nationals within South Africa.