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Tropical Cyclone Freddy

Despite no show, Chipinge residents say ready for Cyclone Freddy

By Staff Reporter RESIDENTS of Chipinge have said despite no indication of danger, considering Friday and Saturday’s clear skies, they are ready for Cyclone Freddy. Cyclone Freddy was expected to reach the eastern parts of Zimbabwe Friday afternoon, with schools closed by the government in areas likely to be hard hit Friday. Chipinge was one

Satellite imagery shows Tropical Cyclone Freddy approaching Madagascar in this undated satellite handout image obtained February 20, 2023. NASA Worldview/Handout via REUTERS ANTANANARIVO, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Madagascar's government on Tuesday

Zim braces for Cyclone Freddy

By Mary Taruvinga ZIMBABWE’S Civil Protection is on high alert for Cyclone Freddy which is likely to hit Southern African countries, particularly in Chimanimani and Chipinge in the Eastern Highlands belt of Zimbabwe. Intense Tropical Cyclone Freddy, a particularly powerful and compact tropical system, is forecasted to make landfall in Madagascar on February 21. Freddy