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    05-Jan-2015 to 13:20

    Red Cross seeks assistance for Zimbabwe flood victims

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwe Red Cross Society on Monday appealed for humanitarian assistance to help thousands of people affected by flooding.

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    04-Jan-2015 to 18:23

    Heavy rains trigger flooding in Zimbabwe

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Heavy rains that have been experienced in Zimbabwe during the past week have triggered floods in parts of the country, with several people reportedly drowned in two provinces.

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    31-Dec-2014 to 10:30

    Namibian capital urges residents to slash water consumption

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Authorities in the Namibian capital Windhoek have called on residents to reduce daily water usage by at least 10 percent to ease pressure on the city’s dwindling water reservoirs, state media reported Wednesday.

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    31-Dec-2014 to 08:59

    Typhoid scare as four cases reported in Zimbabwean capital

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — A new typhoid scare hit the Zimbabwean capital on Tuesday as health officials reported four new cases that have occurred during the past week.

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    29-Dec-2014 to 09:22

    Heavy rains claim nine lives in Mozambique

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Torrential rains that have pounded Mozambique for the past two weeks have killed nine people in the northern port city of Nacala and destroyed infrastructure, according relief and health officials.

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    26-Dec-2014 to 11:44

    World Bank supports Mozambique climate resilience programme

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The World Bank has approved a US$50 million facility to support climate change-related reforms proposed under a programme agreed with the Mozambican government, the bank said Friday.

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    26-Dec-2014 to 11:30

    Flooding damages roads, houses in Cape Town – Official

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s National Sea Rescue Institute said rough sea conditions triggered flooding in parts of Cape Town that resulted in damage to several roads and houses on Friday.

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