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We lost over 350 residents of Durban in record floods: Mayor – Video



The Mayor of the South African province of Durban which witnessed the country’s deadliest floods in decades, Mxolisi Kaunda, has confirmed that the city lost over 350 residents in just two days of the disaster.

Residents of the area are still coming to terms with the impact of the monumental disaster and on Thursday, began sifting through the remains of shattered homes after the floods and landslips stoked by record rains devastated city.

The storms struck the southeastern province of KwaZulu-Natal on Tuesday in what has been described as the country’s deadliest in recent history.

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Video: New toilet designs making drinking water safer in Lusaka, Zambia – Report



In this video report by the BBC, new toilet designs are reported to be making drinking water safer in Lusaka, Zambia.

The BBC reports that the innovative thick plastic material used on the new toilet will prevent cross-contamination between fecal matter and drinking water.

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Video: CAF President, Patrice Motsepe, motivates Ghanaian team at World Cup



The Black Stars of Ghana broke the African goal curse on Thursday despite losing 3-2 to Portugal in its first match at the FIFA 2022 World Cup.

In this video, the CAF president, Dr Patrice Motsepe stopped by the Ghana team hotel in Qatar ahead of their clash with Portugal to share a few words of wisdom.

Ghana became the first team from the continent to find the back of the net in what has episodes of losses for African representatives at the ongoing global tournament.


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