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Wa Municipal Assembly organises clean-up exercise

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The Wa Municipal Assembly, in collaboration with the Dumba organising committee of the Waala Traditional Area, on Saturday embarked on a clean-up exercise in...

Flood sweeps off inhabitants in communities in Central Region

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Heavy downpour which occurred in the early hours of Wednesday has left most communities in the Central Region submerged, leaving many inhabitants stranded. The long...
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Parts of Tumu–Bolga trunk road washed away by flood

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Hundreds of passengers and farmers travelling along Tumu-Navrongo-Bolga Highway have been left stranded in Dimajang, ten kilometres from Tumu in the Sissala East Municipal,...
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Seven Day National Mourning Declared in South Africa for Flood Victims

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South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday declared a week-long national mourning for the 70 flood victims in what was believed to be the...
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Bagbin Supporters Turned Up More for Ayawaso West Wuogon Walk

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Supporters of Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, at the weekend thronged a health walk by the Ayawaso Wuogon Constituency...
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NADMO says At least 10 killed by flood in Ghana

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At least 10 people have been killed following Monday's torrential rains in some parts of Ghana, the country's relief agency confirmed on Thursday. Abu Ramadan,...
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Global Charity says 1.2 million have been affected by flood

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About 1.2 million people have been affected by flooding due to heavy rains pounding parts of Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya, an international charity said...
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Somali finds help for 500,000 displaced flood people

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Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has appealed to the international community to support efforts to help 500,000 people affected by the floods that has...
Photo taken on July 11, 2015 shows farmlands submerged by flood water in Qiantan Village, Sanmen County of east China's Zhejiang Province. The approaching Typhoon Chan-Hom has brought gales and rainstorms to Zhejiang Province, east China, forcing hundreds of flights to be canceled and highways to be closed, local authorities said Saturday. (Xinhua/Xu Yu) (zwx)

Flood displaces more than 2,800 in Ethiopia’s Oromia state

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Over 2,800 people in Ethiopia's Oromia regional state have been displaced by floods as the Awash River flow out of its river bank due...

Cape Coast Schools Welcome Parents and Student Warmly

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Filled with joy and anxiety, scores of excited parents, guardians and determined students from across the country trooped into the academic city of Cape...
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President Osinbajo approves N1.6bn for flood-hit areas

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The Nigerian Government has approved release of N1.6 billion to Niger, Kebbi and other 14 States ravaged by flood across the nation.  The Acting President,...

IOM’s One Room Shelter programme helped 77,000 Pakistani families

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The approach of the One Room Shelter Programme that IOM (the UN Migration Agency) Pakistan implemented to meet the recovery needs of affected populations...
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Flood washes away dwellers’ harvest in northern Namibia

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Maria Shetu, a villager in Namibia's Ohangwena region, had high hopes to improve her livelihood and that of her family with this year's seasonal...
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NADMO Begins Flood Alert Campaign for Ashanti Region

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file image The Ashanti regional office of the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) has launched a regional campaign to reduce the devastations caused by floods...
Photo taken on June 26, 2016 shows a landslide happened in a mountain village in Meigu County, southwest China's Sichuan province. [Photo: Chinanews.com]

Flood, landslide in central Indonesia injure 8, force some 5,000 to flee home

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Heavy downpours triggered floods and landslides in North Sulawesi province of central Indonesia on Sunday, leaving eight people wounded and nearly 5,000 others internally-displaced,...
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Destroyed Weija Irrigation Scheme Undergoing Rehabilitation

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Weija Irrigation Scheme, which was destroyed by the June 3 2015 torrential rains that caused severe floods and destroyed houses, farms and property running...

Update: New-Juaben Floods Kills One Person

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A female passenger has died when a taxi she was boarding submerged in flood at Nsukwao in the New-Juaben municipality of the Eastern...
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Flood risk maps handed to Northern flood prone zones

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The World Bank funded a study which was conducted by the Water Resources Commission (WRC) to develop the maps for the beneficiary Districts. Apart...
Photo taken on July 11, 2015 shows farmlands submerged by flood water in Qiantan Village, Sanmen County of east China's Zhejiang Province. The approaching Typhoon Chan-Hom has brought gales and rainstorms to Zhejiang Province, east China, forcing hundreds of flights to be canceled and highways to be closed, local authorities said Saturday. (Xinhua/Xu Yu) (zwx)

U/E: Regional Minister calls for support for flood victims

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“Government alone cannot alleviate the plight of the victims. I am therefore appealing to all, particularly corporate bodies, philanthropists and development partners to...
Photo taken on April 26, 2015 with a cellphone shows a landslide on the No. 318 national road, about two kilometers away from Nyalam County in Xigaze Prefecture, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. A 5.3-magnitude quake shook Nyalam County at 1:42 a.m. Sunday (1742GMT on Saturday) following strong earthquakes in neighboring Nepal, the China Earthquake Networks Center said. (Xinhua/Zhang Quna) (lfj)

Central Indonesian landslide and flood leaves four missing

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Landslides and floods struck North Sulawesi province in central Indonesia on Tuesday, leaving four people missing and around 40 houses damaged, a senior official...

Shatta Michy’s Message to Flood Victims

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Several lives and homes have been lost due to the recent floods in the country especially, Accra. Some areas have been affected badly to...

Coastlands Suffering from heat waves, flood due to climate change

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He said most and rising sea levels due to the effects of climate change. Dr Aheto made the call at the opening of a two-day...
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Accra’s City floods death toll stands at 10

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Sandy Amartey, Regional Coordinator of NADMO, said the flood followed four days of torrential rains which wreaked havoc in the coastal city. According to him,...
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Rules To Observe During Flood

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*WHEN A FLOOD IS IMMINENT #Listen to designated radio/TV emergency alert systems for emergency instructions. #Secure/bring in outdoor furniture or other items that might float away...
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Heavy Rains Caused Flood In Accra

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The stretch of road between the Kotoka International Airport and the Shiashie intersection was flooded, bringing traffic to a stand-still because no one wanted...
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Accra Must Not Remain A Death Trap

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We all remember the innocent lives that got lost through flood and fire unpredictably that day. The sad part of it is that, 3rd June...

China Enters Flood Season 11 Days Earlier Than Expected

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Heavy rains have hit parts of south China since Saturday, pushing water levels in some rivers well above warning lines, the headquarters said. Strong rain...
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Drug Filled With Cannabis To Ease Menstrual Pains Flood US Market

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Many women experience period pain - or dysmenorrhoea - as the muscular wall of the womb contracts and presses against neighbouring blood vessels. This...
Photo taken on March 28, 2015 shows the quiet street of Abuja on the election day. Polling stations across Nigeria opened on Saturday amid tight security, as more than 56 million eligible voters went there to cast their ballots to elect a new president, Nigeria's Independent National Electoral Commission said. (Xinhua/Yang Yang)

We must love the streets of Ghana

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To love is to show affection, love is pure, love is beautiful, true love never fails! Let us love the streets of Ghana. Showing true...
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Government to restore agriculture production

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The project dubbed: “Restoration of Productive Capacities Flood Affected Agricultural Households in Ghana” was designed by the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA) and...