Malawi follows Zambia in declaring drought disaster as El Niño brings hunger to southern Africa

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, 25th March, 2024 (WAM/ AP) -- The southern African nation of Malawi has declared a state of disaster over drought in 23 of its 28 districts and the president says it urgently needs more than US$200 million in humanitarian assistance, less than a month after neighboring Zambi