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  1. Water Cannons Deployed In Virus Disinfection Efforts

    29 Apr 2020- 12:29 by Local Press Report Kwekwe New Zimbabwe The Kwekwe City Council has partnered the Zimbabwe Republic Police on a city disinfection exercise against Covid-19. Authorities last week disinfected the Central Business District using police ...

    Local Press Report - 04/29/2020 - 12:29

  2. "Dire State" Of Bulawayo's Water Situation

    21 Apr 2020- 08:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe The Mayor of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, has warned that drawing water from the city’s dams was becoming increasingly difficult because of low water levels, and called on the government to intervene o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/21/2020 - 08:27

  3. $25 Million USD Humanitarian Aid From EU To Address Drought In Southern Africa

    21 Jan 2020- 07:58 by Staff- Water Diplomat BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Commission has announced a $25 Million USD aid package for southern Africa to support Zimbabwe, Zambia, Madagascar, Lesotho and Eswatini in the wake of the harshest drought in deca ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:23

  4. Elephant Graveyard: Zimbabwe Drought Hits Pachyderms

    22 Oct 2019- 07:55 by Local Press Report HARARE eNCA At least 55 elephants have died in a month in Zimbabwe due to a lack of food and water, its wildlife agency said Monday, as the country faces one of the worst droughts in its history. More than five mil ...

    Local Press Report - 10/22/2019 - 07:55

  5. UK Government Support For South Sudan, Zimbabwe

    21 Aug 2019- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Info LONDON, United Kingdom The government of the United Kingdom (UK) has announced $22 Million USD in additional aid to provide assistance to vulnerable families in South Sudan. UK also committed to $60 Million USD in supp ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/21/2019 - 10:46

  6. Waterborne Disease "Timebomb" Warning For Kwekwe, Zimbabwe

    13 Aug 2019- 07:53 by Local Press Report KWEKWE New Zimbabwe The current power shortages bedeviling the country could trigger fresh waterborne disease outbreaks with Kwekwe now sitting on a time bomb, a senior official in the Midlands city has warned. Add ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2019 - 07:53

  7. Africa Needs An Early Alert System To Warn Of Imminent Disasters

    25 Jul 2019- 08:04 by OOSKAnews Info CHISAMBA, Zambia The African Union (AU) has called for new measures to warn of imminent disasters in the continent. Harsen Nyambe, AU Head of Environment, Climate Change, Water and Land Management Commission cited the ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/25/2019 - 08:04

  8. AfDB Boosts Cyclone Response With Emergency Relief And Measures To Address Climate Change

    30 Apr 2019- 08:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LILONGWE, Malawi The African Development Bank (AfDB) has committed $100 Million USD to establish an Emergency Recovery Fund to begin reconstruction efforts in Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe in the aftermath o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/30/2019 - 08:53

  9. Malaria Outbreak Follows In Wake Of Cyclone Idai

    27 Apr 2019- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom On World Malaria Day, April 25, UNICEF announced that almost 15,000 cases of malaria had been reported in one month since March 27 in Sofala Province, Mozambique, one of the areas hardes ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/27/2019 - 10:20

  10. Cyclone Idai Aftermath: 517 Cases Of Cholera And First Death Reported

    1 Apr 2019- 09:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIRA, Mozambique THIS ARTICLE WAS UPDATED APRIL 1 The port city of Beira, Mozambique, has confirmed its first death from cholera, as the number of cases of the disease has jumped to 517 since Cyclone Idai hit ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/01/2019 - 09:30

  11. Water-borne Disease Expected In Wake Of Cyclone Idai

    26 Mar 2019- 09:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIRA, Mozambique Governments and humanitarian agencies have warned of the risk of water-borne diseases in the wake of Cyclone Idai. The death toll has risen above 750 in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi which ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2019 - 09:40

  12. Harare Seeks Approval for Typhoid Vaccine as New Cases Reported

    26 Oct 2017- 10:39 by Local Press Report HARARE Daily News Live Harare City Council wants to introduce a typhoid vaccine in a bid to prevent infections in Zimbabwe's capital. Health services director Prosper Chonzi said council had been dispensing th ...

    Local Press Report - 10/26/2017 - 10:39

  13. Acid Spill in National Park

    27 Jul 2017- 11:22 by Local Press Report HWANGE News24 A massive decontamination exercise is under way near Zimbabwe's famous Hwange National Park after a tanker transporting sulphuric acid overturned spilling 30 000 litres of the dangerous chemical ...

    Local Press Report - 07/27/2017 - 11:22

  14. Cholera Fears in Zimbabwe

    25 Oct 2016- 12:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe The Zimbabwe government said this week that erratic water supply poses serious problems with water borne disease outbreaks. “The impact may not be serious now, but when it rains and there are ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/25/2016 - 12:29

  15. Africa Drought Conference Will Adopt Windhoek Declaration

    19 Aug 2016- 11:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WINDHOEK, Namibia The inaugural African Drought Conference will today adopt the Windhoek Declaration on Drought Resilience in Africa. Namibian President Hage Geingob on August 19th paid tribute to the achievem ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/22/2016 - 10:20