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Cyclone-hit Madagascar Braces for Another 'Big One'

A house lays in ruins in Mananjary, Madagascar, Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022. The toll of Cyclone Batsirai in Madagascar has risen to 92 deaths and more than 112,000 people displaced by the tropical storm which rampaged across the island earlier this week, the national disaster management office announced Wednesday.  (AP Photo/Viviene Rakotoarivony)
A house lays in ruins in Mananjary, Madagascar, Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022. The toll of Cyclone Batsirai in Madagascar has risen to 92 deaths and more than 112,000 people displaced by the tropical storm which rampaged across the island earlier this week, the national disaster management office announced Wednesday. (AP Photo/Viviene Rakotoarivony)

Nairobi, Kenya (AP) -- The island of Madagascar off the east coast of Africa is bracing for yet another cyclone having already been hit by three major tropical storms in the last month.

Cyclone Emnati is expected to make landfall on the eastern coast of Madagascar late Tuesday amid fears it will be a stronger storm than the three that have left nearly 200 people dead this cyclone season. Most of those deaths have been on the Indian Ocean island but people have also died in Mozambique and Malawi on mainland Africa.