06-Feb-2015 to 08:53

250 poachers arrested in Mozambican national park

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Rangers at Mozambique’s Gorongosa National Park have arrested 250 poachers in 2014, seized about 180 home-made guns and removed more than 3,300 snares, park administrator Mateus Mutemba said Thursday.

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04-Feb-2015 to 12:39

Botswana hit by extreme heat waves

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s Department of Meteorological Services on Wednesday warned that prevailing weather conditions characterised by very high temperatures over most parts of the country are expected to continue until next week.

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03-Feb-2015 to 07:08

Motorist missing as floods hit Zimbabwean capital

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Four motorists were rescued and another is missing following flash floods that hit the Zimbabwean capital on Sunday night, according to the police.

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30-Jan-2015 to 14:58

China supports Mozambique flood victims

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique has received 10 tonnes of rice from China as part of a donation to victims of floods that have devastated parts of the central and northern regions of the southern African country, state radio reported Friday.

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29-Jan-2015 to 14:58

Botswana donates to Malawi flood victims

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Malawian government has appreciated the assistance made by Botswana following a call for assistance after floods hit the southern African country, APA learnt here on Thursday.

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23-Jan-2015 to 07:07

Mozambican PM tours flood-stricken areas

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on Thursday began a tour of the flood-stricken areas in the central Zambezia province to assess the damage caused and the needs of the affected people.

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22-Jan-2015 to 15:27

Zambezi commission fully operational after recruitment

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Permanent Zambezi Watercourse Commission (ZAMCOM) Secretariat has been established and is fully operational in Harare following the appointment of an executive secretary and other staff members, a spokesperson said Thursday.

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