Severe drought and famine in southern Africa leaves some 20 million facing hunger

Delicately and with intense concentration, Zanyiwe Ncube poured her small share of precious golden cooking oil into a plastic bottle at a food aid distribution site deep in rural Zimbabwe.

Her relief at the handout paid for by the U.S. government as her southern African country deals with a severe drought was tempered when aid workers gently broke the news that this would be their last visit. https://www.africanews.com/2024/03/31/severe-drought-and-famine-in-southern-africa-leaves-some-20-million-facing-hunger/

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