Photo Essay: Tropical Storm Ana in Zambézia province
Tropical Storm Ana made a landfall on central and northern Mozambique on 24 January. It has affected 5 provinces, with Tete, Zambezia and Nampula most heavily impacted.
This bridge, which creates access between Mocuba and Lugela, was destroyed by heavy rains on January 24.
The town of Macuva suffered a lot with the heavy rains and strong winds, causing several trees and houses to fall in this town near the city of Mocuba.
Due to the heavy rains and strong winds, this school was left without a roof in some classrooms and other classrooms are completely destroyed. This school is attended by 1,240 children daily
When the storm came, I was very scared, I was very afraid. This was the first time I saw a storm like this. The rain and the strong winds destroyed my house while I was sleeping, I lost everything, it's just me and my son and the clothes we are wearing.
It started to get very windy, I started to get worried because I was inside the house with my children, so we went outside to stay under the cashew trees. I ended up losing a lot of things, chairs, plates, and other items. I need help, I have nothing, no blanket, and no food to give to my children.