Violent storms, mine deaths expose Zimbabwe poor disaster preparedness

Several villagers had lost their huts to the storm and in one particularly tragic scenario; a family had lost four members who were struck dead by lightning.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Oct. 29, 2023

Department of Civil Protection appeals for help

Heavy rains fell across the country early this week, leaving a trail of destruction and some families homeless.
By Gracious Daniel Oct. 20, 2023

Cyclone Freddy soaks eastern Zim

In a statement, the MSD forecasted isolated showers in Mashonaland East and Central as well as Harare Metropolitan provinces.
By Staff Reporter Mar. 13, 2023

Cyclone Freddy claims 2 lives in Manicaland

Department of Civil Protection (DCP) deputy director in charge of response and operations, Farai Hokonya yesterday confirmed the deaths.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Feb. 28, 2023

Zim braces for Cyclone Freddy

Districts such as Chimanimani, Chipinge, Mwenezi, Chivi, Masvingo and Beitbridge are among those that could be potentially hit by the cyclone, DCP deputy director Farai Hokonya told NewsDay yesterday.
By Tafadzwa Kachiko and Rex Mphisa Feb. 23, 2023

Flood-prone Gokwe North areas inaccessible

The Department of Civil Protection in Gokwe North told Sunday Southern Eye that they are yet to get the scope of the damage, especially in communities in ward 9.
By Moses Mugugunyeki Feb. 5, 2023

DCP sets up evacuation centres as floods fears mount

In an interview yesterday, Manicaland DCP chairperson Edgars Seenza, who is also the provincial development co-ordinator said the province was on high alert.
By Kenneth Nyangani Jan. 6, 2023

Lalapanzi storm leaves trail of destruction

The hailstorm destroyed several houses, electricity power lines and killed some livestock.
By Garikai Tunhira Dec. 17, 2022

Govt to distribute grain as hunger stalks millions

In total, the joint programme will target all the 60 rural districts.
By Freeman Makopa Sep. 19, 2022