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WFP puts Zimbabwe among 15 global food insecurity hotspots

The UN World Food Program (WFP) has mentioned Zimbabwe among 15 global hotspots that are at risk of falling into crisis if there is...

Zimbabwean farmers are worried about state of crops

Zimbabwean farmers are worried by the state of their crops, which are showing signs of moisture stress. There has been poor germination in some areas...

Drought leaves Zambia and Zimbabwe in darkness

Drought has become the reason for millions of Zambian and Zimbabwean homes to plunge into darkness after the issue magnified with the lack of...

UN $34m flash appeal to help over 260k people in Lesotho

A devastating 2019/2020 drought has made the Government of Lesotho declare a national disaster with more than 500, 000 people in ten districts now...

Zambia struggles with power shortages as dam levels shrink

While the Southern part of Africa is hit by the draught, the hydroelectric dam of Kariba is running out of water leaving Zimbabwe and...

World Food Programme appeals for $331m for Zimbabweans facing starvation 

According to the United Nations (UN), with the economic situation in Zimbabwe worsening, about a third of the population is close to starvation and...

Zimbabwe gets $45 million for drought from the US 

The United States of America (USA) announced a US$45 million donation to Zimbabwe to assist with the provision of food aid in the upcoming...

Drought state now a national disaster, declared by Emmerson Mnangagwa

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa declared the El Nino-induced 2018/19 farming drought as a State of National Disaster. Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services Minister Monica Mutsvangwa revealed...

Crisis in Zambia’s drought-affected areas

Severe health, protection and education crises are taking place in the southern and western parts of Zambia struggling due to a prolonged drought that...

Zambian Catholic Church about to raise $9mln for relief food

Zambian Catholic Bishops have launched a campaign to collect over 9 million US dollars in order to buy relief food for the people living...

Namibian economic summit to attract $1 billion investments

The Namibian Department of Information and Communication said that the country is gearing up to host a two-day summit which is expected to attract...

SA’s most urgent problem: Climate Change

According to a report published by the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA), climate change poses a great threat to the country, if not addressed...

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