MOZAMBIQUE APPEAL

BY KEITH NUTHALL
THE UNITED Nations' Food and Agricultural Organisation, (FAO), has handed over 290 new fishing boats, canoes and nets to Mozambican fishermen, whose equipment was destroyed when flooding and a cyclone struck the country last year.

Its donation - funded by the Italian government - was the final stage of an FAO rehabilitation project for Inhambane, Sofala and Gaza Provinces.

At a ceremony, FAO ambassador Miriam Makeba said: "We are here today to try and give them something back from all that was taken by the cyclone and floods." ...


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