DESASTRES | DISASTERS

03-Jun-2019 to 05:52

Moderate tremor hits Zimbabwe resort town

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — A moderate earthquake hit Zimbabwe’s Kariba district at the weekend but there were no injuries recorded, the Meteorological Services Department said on Monday.

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31-May-2019 to 11:53

Ugandan town centre destroyed by 'apocalyptic' inferno

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — At least one person was killed after a monstrous inferno destroyed much of the centre of the Ugandan town of Rukungiri, 381km south of the capital Kampala.

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30-May-2019 to 23:05

Moz receives second aid consignment from eSwatini

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Mozambique which is still struggling to deal with the aftermath of two devastating cyclones last month has received the second consignment of relief items from eSwatinim APA learnt Thursday.

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29-May-2019 to 11:26

23 killed in road collision near Bamako, 16 injured

APA-Bamako (Mali) By Alou Diawara — Twenty-three people have been killed and 16 others injured in a road accident near the Malian capital Bamako, a government statement released on Tuesday night disclosed.

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22-May-2019 to 15:22

S/Africans injured in Egypt terror attack return home – Ministry

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Four South Africans who remained in Egypt for medical care following a bus explosion in that country on Sunday, returned home on Wednesday, the diplomacy said on Wednesday.

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20-May-2019 to 18:18

Uganda boat tragedy claims 20 lives

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Uganda Police and defense force have embarked on the search for bodies of the some 20 people who are feared to have drowned when their boat capsized on Sunday afternoon due to strong winds.

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17-May-2019 to 21:50

Training aircraft crashes in south western Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — A training aircraft belonging to Abyssinian Flight Services crashed in Jimma zone, Oromia regional state, south west of Ethiopia.

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