Drought, hunger add to South Sudan's woes
A serious food crisis in the north of South Sudan is reaching critical levels, as a biting drought across much of east Africa serves up even more woes for the troubled country.
Child hunger climbs as Malawi drought lingers
Food shortages are growing worse in Malawi as the yield from this year’s disappointing harvest runs out for many small farmers. Across southern Africa ...
Drought forces Coca-Cola to halt canned drinks in Namibia
Coca-Cola will stop production of all canned drinks in Namibia and has warned consumers of possible shortages, the company said Thursday, as a regional drought worsens across southern Africa.
B’Faso drought triggers water, power shortages
A strong drought has left many residents without drinking water in the West African nation of Burkina Faso.