Cuito - At least 2,650 people have been displaced when their residences were destroyed following downpour that hit the central Bie province April this year.
The fact was confirmed Monday by the director of Institutional and Press Communication Office of Interior Ministry in Bié, the prison inspector, José Capingãla Daniel.
He said in addition to houses, the rainfall also destroyed schools, health and religious facilities and farmlands.
He guaranteed assistance to the victim by Fire-Fighter Department and provincial Social Welfare.
Ndalatando - The governor of the northern Cuanza Norte province José Maria Ferraz dos Santos has called for the need to work on the prevention and containment of the dengue outbreak, hitting the region since early this month.
The governor urged the religious and traditional entities as well as members of civil society to get engaged in combat the disease.
The appeal was launched Wednesday at a meeting he held with the members of the Community Consultation Council.