Drought conditions have resulted in crop failure across western parts of RSA's Maize Triangle, Lesotho and southern Zimbabwe, with crop stress in the eastern part of the Maize Triangle as well as central Zimbabwe and Swaziland. Drought conditions have developed in eastern Botswana and southern Mozambique as well.
Favorable growing conditions in northern Mozambique, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia, Angola and Namibia have resulted from abundant rains.
Luanda, 03/26 - The UN high commissioner for refugees, António Guterres, Sunday in Luanda considered the return of more than 500,000 refugees to Angola as the most successful movement recorded in a recent past.
Speaking to the press at Luanda's "4 de Fevereiro" International airport, short after arriving, António Guterres stressed that this fact must be celebrated not only by Angolans, but by the international community too.
"Angola is going through a moment of feast with the closing of the Voluntary Repatriation Operation of Angolan citizens who were in a …