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Uganda food aid halted over poisoning fears

Image copyright WFPImage caption Laboratory tests are to confirm whether the “super cereal” gave people food poisoning A fortified porridge given to refugees and malnourished Ugandans has been removed from distribution over fears it may have killed an elderly woman. Nearly 200 other people were also hospitalised after the product, called super cereal, was delivered […]

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Cyclone Idai: Zimbabwe school hit by landslide

Image copyright AFPImage caption Malawi has also been hit by the floods Two boarding school pupils are among 31 people to have been killed in eastern Zimbabwe by Cyclone Idai. They were asleep in their dormitory when rocks swept down a mountain and knocked over a wall, officials say. A further three people are missing […]