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Thunderstorms, strong winds & hail to hit Zimbabwe, Met Department predicts

Zimbabwe is expected to experience scattered thunder showers accompanied by lightning, strong winds and hail in some parts of the country, according to the Meteorological Services Department (MSD). In a statement issued Thursday, the MSD said Manicaland, Matabeleland South, Masvingo, Midlands and parts of Mashonaland East were expected to start recording

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‘We’ll Not Forgive You’: Teenage Climate Activist Greta Thunberg tells Leaders

Greta Thunberg has excoriated world leaders for their “betrayal” of young people through their inertia over the climate crisis at a United Nations summit that failed to deliver ambitious new commitments to address dangerous global heating. In a stinging speech on Monday, the teenage Swedish climate activist told governments that “you

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UN Secretary-General announces new Climate Action Summit jobs initiative; urges countries to join

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres today announced a new initiative aimed at ensuring that decent job creation and protecting livelihoods are at the center of countries’ efforts to boost climate action, and urged countries to join the initiative.The new “Climate Action for Jobs” initiative will be presented at the Secretary-General’s 2019

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SAD: ‘Cyclone Idai food donations decaying and expiring in warehouses in Chimanimani’

Food items worth thousands of dollars donated to Cyclone Idai victims are rotting in warehouses in Chimanimani East and it is unclear why they have not been handed over to the intended beneficiaries. Cyclone Idai ravaged Chipinge and Chimanimani districts in March this year, killing hundreds and destroying infrastructure worth over

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