Ondjiva - At least 64 cases of suicide were recorded in 2019 in the southern Cunene province representing an additional 34 cases in relation to 2018 (30), being mostly by hangings, drug intake, poisoning and use of firearms.
Ondjiva - At least 2.282 members of the Former Combatants are due to conduct proof-of-life test this month in the southern Cunene province.
Ondjiva - The beginning in November of the construction of the Cunene River water transfer system, from Cafu to Shana, to mitigate the effects of drought, was the remarkable event in Angola's south-based province (Cunene) in the year of 2019.
Ondjiva - Some 13,992 pets were vaccinated against rabies from January to December this year, in the southern Province of Cunene, a figure that represents 1008,000 less animals than the campaign in same period of 2018.
Ondjiva - At least 72,473 heads of cattle died between April and December this year in the transhumance corridors of Cunene province due to water and pasture shortages resulting from the drought that struck the region.
Luanda - Hundreds of underprivileged children received on Saturday solidarity support from the First Lady of Angola, Ana Dias Lourenço, and from the Ministry of Mass Media.
Ondjiva - At least forty tons of food products were delivered last Monday, in Ondjiva, by the Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ in the World (The Tocoistas), to the Provincial Government of Cunene, to support the victims of the region's drought.
Cahama - At least 2,400 tonnes of assorted foodstuffs arrived last Tuesday afternoon at Cahama Municipality, southern Cunene Province, to support more than 800,000 drought victims.