South Africa donates to victims of Cyclone Idai

South Africa donates to victims of Cyclone Idai. Photo : SABC News

Johannesburg, South Africa (ADV) – South African Minister Lindiwe Sisulu on Thursday travelled to Mozambique and Zimbabwe where she handed over donations aimed at assisting victims of Cyclone Idai, African Daily Voice can confirm.

According to a statement issued by the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO), Sisulu, today visited the city of Beira in Mozambique and the Chimanimani District in eastern Zimbabwe to hand over the donations made by South African citizens, companies and members of the Diplomatic Corps, who heeded the earlier call for assistance by the Minister.

“The donations include financial aid, clothes, water purifiers, non-perishable food items and blankets,” reads the statement.

“Minister Sisulu also met rescue teams, including the South African National Defence Force, South African NGOs, United Nations Agencies and volunteers.”

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