Mozambique, Comoros - Tropical Cyclone KENNETH Update (UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, GDACS, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 10 May 2019)

The death toll in Mozambique and Comoros as a result of Tropical Cyclone KENNETH has reached 50, of which 43 in Mozambique (41 in Cabo Delgado Province and two in Nampula Province) and seven in Comoros.

In Mozambique, according to the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA), as of 8 May, 94 people were reported injured, approximately 21,500 people sheltered in 11 displacement centres across Cabo Delgado and Nampula Provinces and around 45,400 houses totally or partially destroyed throughout the affected provinces.

In addition, a cholera outbreak was reported in northern Mozambique on 2 May, with 109 cases recorded so far.

In Comoros, according to UNOCHA, 182 people were reported injured, at least 19,300 people displaced and more than 11,400 houses totally or partially destroyed.