Malawi flood death toll rises to 176

Floods in Malawi have killed 176 people and left 200,000 homeless, Vice President Saulos Chilima said Friday.

AFP| Updated: Jan 17, 2015, 00:28 AM IST

Blantyre: Floods in Malawi have killed 176 people and left 200,000 homeless, Vice President Saulos Chilima said Friday.

"The death toll is now 176 and over 200,000 have been displaced after their houses were destroyed by the floods," Chilima said.