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Namibia to donate fish to countries affected by Cyclone Idai

Namibia to donate fish to countries affected by Cyclone Idai

The President, HE Dr Hage Geingob on Tuesday announced that the government will provide quantities of fish (not specified) as part of the relief contribution to the nations affected by Cyclone Idai and the consequent flooding.

Cyclone Idai has ravaged parts of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi, leading to loss of life and livestock, and the destruction of homes and infrastructure.

Geingob who is also the Southern African Development Community Chair appealed to member states in the region to stand in solidarity with the people and governments of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi following the devastating Cyclone Idai and related floods, the presidency said in a statement.

“I call on the public and the business community to offer assistance to our brothers and sisters who are affected by this unbearable natural disaster,” he added.

Meanwhile Geingob extended his condolences to the families and friends of those who lost their loved ones during Cyclone Idai and the floods that occurred.


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