DESASTRES | DISASTERS

21-Apr-2019 to 14:50

Three people perish in Malawi landslide

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — At least three people have been killed and up to a dozen others injured in a landslide in northern Malawi, local media reported on Sunday.

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20-Apr-2019 to 20:09

Boat tragedy: 15 bodies recovered from Lake Kivu

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan officials on Saturday recovered 15 bodies on the shores of Lake Kivu after a deadly boat accident on the Congolese side of the lake earlier this week.

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18-Apr-2019 to 11:07

S/African minister calls for support of Cyclone Idai victims

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has encouraged South Africans to assist victims affected by Cyclone Idai in Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe – a month after the three countries were hit by the disaster.

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11-Apr-2019 to 05:42

S/Africa sends relief aid to cyclone-hit Malawi

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa continues to help and respond to urgent needs of its neighbours following the humanitarian disaster left behind by Cyclone Idai in Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.

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09-Apr-2019 to 20:41

Ireland gifts €750,000 to Malawi flood victims

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — The Irish government has allocated some €750,000 in response to the recent flooding in Malawi.

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09-Apr-2019 to 12:46

EU unveils additional €12m support for Cyclone Idai victims

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The European Union on Tuesday announced an additional €12 million in humanitarian support to Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi as the three southern African countries battled to recover from the aftermath of a deadly tropical cyclone that claimed close to 1000 lives in March.

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08-Apr-2019 to 22:59

12 perish in Cameron road collision

APA - Douala (Cameroon) By Mbog Achille — Twenty people were killed in a collision between a public transport bus and a truck on Monday in Elogbatindi southern Cameroon.

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