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Dam Levels in Vaal River System Decline

The dam levels within the Integrated Vaal River System (IVRS), with the exception of four dams, have fallen this week while one remains unchanged...

Southern African Countries With Limited Forest Growth

Lesotho lies on a higher elevation and experiences cool temperatures throughout the years, forests cover only 1% of its total land area (44,000 ha)....

As temperatures plummeted and snow fell, KZN berg turns into winter wonderland

Places like Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort resembled a winter wonderland after snow fell on Monday night. Picture: Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf...

Wet and very cold week ahead for most of SA, warns weather service

The SA Weather Service has warned of a week of very cold temperatures across most of the country from Monday, lasting into the weekend. The...

Factbox: Vaccines delivered under COVAX sharing scheme for poorer countries

The COVAX facility, backed by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI), aims to secure 2 billion...

Cold conditions for Central SA this weekend

Cold weather conditions are expected in Central South Africa for this weekend and the first half of next week. The South African Weather Service’s Michael...

traditional healer aids Covid-19 patients

FMT in partnership with The Global Institute For Tomorrow (GIFT) brings you a Covid-19 “healer” from Lesotho. Lesotho’s health system is already unable to fully...

5FM D5FM Drive Team Takes To Southern Africa For The Africa Tourrive Team Takes...

In celebration of Africa Month the 5FM afternoon drive team, 5Drive, have taken to the road exploring Lesotho, Botswana and Namibia. Nick Hamman, Nadia...

Over 130,000 poultry culled due to bird flu outbreak in South Africa’s Western Cape

A statement from Provincial Minister Ivan Meyer says that four farms, located near Worcester, Malmesbury and Hopefield, were infected with the H5 strain of...

Frazer pursues Lesotho breaches

Withers Worldwide, acting for Frazer Solar, has begun enforcement in the US District of Columbia. A South African court awarded Frazer 50 million euros...