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Mozambique: Flooding - Office of the Resident Coordinator, Situation Report No. 5 (As of 13 March 2015)

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  • From 04 to 08 March 2015, the central and north of the country were severely affected by heavy rains due to a tropical depression formed in the Mozambique Channel affecting at least 144,882 people in Nampula and Cabo Delgado;

  • There are about 10,000 houses destroyed partially/completely in Nampula and Cabo Delgado;

  • In Zambézia province, in terms of Agriculture, there are 60,723 households affected and 60,051 ha of crops lost;

  • A cholera outbreak has been confirmed in Tete, Nampula, Zambézia, Sofala and Niassa provinces, with a cumulative of 5.894 cases and 48 deaths since 25 December 2014.