Tue, 26 Mar 2019

UNHCR prepares to send aid to Cyclone Idai survivors in Zimbabwe

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is working to dispatch emergency relief items including tents, tarpaulins, solar lanterns, cooking utensils and ...

Mozambique Warns of More Flooding from Cyclone-Filled Dams

MAPUTO - Mozambique's President Filipe Nysui is warning countries ravaged by Cyclone Idai could face more flooding. The cyclone's heavy ...

Disease fears mount for Africa cyclone survivors

Disease is threatening to aggravate the already dire conditions facing millions of survivors following the powerful tropical cyclone which ravaged ...

Perilous Times for Mozambican Children Impacted by Cyclone

BEIRA, MOZAMBIQUE - Her name is Chuva, which in Portuguese means rain. For four days that was all she saw ...

Percy Tau matches Mohamed Salah in AFCON scoring stakes

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana forward Percy Tau has ended the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying campaign on ...

UJ prop receives Zimbabwe honour

Cape Town - University of Johannesburg (UJ) student Stephen Bhasera has been honoured by his native country, Zimbabwe, for his ...

84%: Proteas' summer white-ball record

Cape Town - Some would argue, and hardly without justification, that the statistic carries only limited weight. But it also ...

Old Land Mines Threaten Farmers and Livestock in Eastern Zimbabwe

Human Rights Old Land Mines Threaten Farmers and Livestock in Eastern Zimbabwe view team Its been nearly 40 years since ...

Mozambican Families Hunt for Loved Ones Separated by Cyclone

BUZI, MOZAMBIQUE - The young mother huddled on a wooden boat clutching her 2-year-old daughter, headed for the unknown: The ...

Fantastic Finch punishes Pakistan in Australia's win

Sharjah - Aaron Finch struck back-to-back centuries to lead Australia to another thumping eight wicket victory over a hapless Pakistan ...

Cyclone Death Toll Rises in Africa

The United Nations says the combined death toll in southern African nations affected by Cyclone Idai has exceeded 700. More ...

Nearly Half of Cyclone Idai's Victims Are Children

GENEVA - The U.N. childrens fund reports nearly half of the 1.7 million people affected by Cyclone Idai in southern ...

Tropical cyclone Idai: The storm that knew no boundaries

Tropical cyclone Idai has made headlines across southern Africa throughout the month of March. Lingering in the Mozambique Channel at ...

Cyclone Idai: Death toll rises to 417 in Mozambique

Maputo [Mozambique], Mar 24 (ANI): 417 people have lost their lives in Mozambique, while over 1,500 people have been injured ...

Magashule 'deeply moved, concerned' about victims of Cyclone Idai

ANC secretary general Ace Magashule says he is "deeply moved and concerned" about the plight of the victims of Cyclone ...

'Brace ourselves': Cyclone death toll tops 600 in Africa

With the flooding easing in parts of cyclone-stricken Mozambique on Friday, fears are rising that the waters could yield up ...

The latest Cyclone Idai videos from this week

Health risks heighten in Zimbabwe after Cyclone Idai Healthcare workers are concerned about increased health risks in cyclone-hit Zimbabwe after ...

White people caused Cyclone Idai, says BLF

Cyclone Idai, a tropical cyclone that hit Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi, is not a natural disaster but a direct consequence ...

Cyclone Idai Victims Appeal to Zimbabwean Government for Relief

CHIMANIMANI, ZIMBABWE - The Zimbabwean government says it is appealing to the international community for help with medicine, food and ...

Aid Workers in Africa Challenged by Aftermath of Cyclone Idai

Aid workers were confronted with chaos and pleas for help Friday in Mozambique as receding waters allowed them access to ...

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African cyclone victims facing water, sanitation and hygiene crisis

SOUTHERN AFRICA - Efforts are continuing to reach all victims of Cyclone Idai in southern Africa where a senior relief ...

UN chief shocked and outraged at mass killing in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali - 134 civilians, including women and children, are now confirmed dead in Saturday morning's deadly attack in the ...

UNHCR prepares to send aid to Cyclone Idai survivors in Zimbabwe

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is working to dispatch emergency relief items including tents, tarpaulins, solar lanterns, cooking utensils and ...

Tanzania president gifts football team with land

Dar es Salaam - Tanzanian president John Magufuli has gifted the national team players with parcels of land as a ...

Government kick-starts plan to deal with racism, xenophobia

Government has started work on a 67-page document, known as the national action plan (NAP), as a tool aimed at ...

Mozambique Warns of More Flooding from Cyclone-Filled Dams

MAPUTO - Mozambique's President Filipe Nysui is warning countries ravaged by Cyclone Idai could face more flooding. The cyclone's heavy ...

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