DESASTRES | DISASTERS

28-Mar-2019 to 06:00

S/African troops continue rescue missions in Malawi, Mozambique

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Members of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) are continuing with their relief efforts in flood-ravaged Malawi and Mozambique where the death toll has exceeded 600 people, the SANDF said on Wednesday.

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27-Mar-2019 to 16:36

WFP urges more funding for cyclone-hit Mozambique

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — At the end of a two-day visit to Mozambique, the Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme, David Beasley, today said the international community must step up support to victims of the recent cyclone and flooding that have devastated large areas of the country.

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26-Mar-2019 to 16:47

Dakar: Zimbabwe embassy opens condolence book over cyclone deaths

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Abdourahmane Diallo — The Zimbabwean embassy in Dakar, Senegal Tuesday announced it is opening a book of condolence at its chancellery on Wednesday to mourn the victims of Cyclone Idai in Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Malawi.

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26-Mar-2019 to 16:03

Uganda sends reiief aid to Mozambique cyclone victims

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda has joined the international community and the rest of the world in providing relief assistance to Mozambique in the aftermath of the devastating cyclone which killed hundreds of people.

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26-Mar-2019 to 15:44

AU agency concerned over Cyclone Idai aftermath

APA-Maputo {Mozambique} — The African Union's specialized agency, the African Risk Capacity Group says it is deeply concerned about the loss of lives, economic livelihoods and extensive displacement of thousands of people in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe resulting from the devastating impacts of floods and tropical cyclone Idai, APA can report on Tuesday.

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25-Mar-2019 to 12:08

Former Botswana leader donates to Cyclone Idai victims

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former Botswana president Ian Khama on Monday donated to victims of Cyclone Idai after the disaster left hundreds dead and thousands homeless in Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.

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22-Mar-2019 to 17:21

Botswana condoles with Cyclone Idai victims

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi on Friday sent a condolence message to victims of Cyclone Idai which claimed hundreds of lives in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe.

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