More than 47,000 people assisted after TC Harold

More than 47,000 people assisted after TC Harold

By Iva Danford
Monday 11/05/2020
Damages caused by TCHarold in Makadru. Government to provide all the necessary rehabilitation works on the island.[Photo: Fijian Government]

About 47,012 people have been assisted in the first phase of assistance after Tropical Cyclone Harold.

This has been confirmed by the National Disaster Management Office who says that the assistance includes relief items and food rations.

[Southern Lau Group affected by TC Harold]

The NDMO has also confirmed that so far in the second phase of assistance, 20,975 people have been assisted.

They say this includes the assistance that was handed out by the Prime Minister, Voreqe Bainimarama during his Lau and Kadavu tour last week.

[Kadavu Island affected by TC Harold]

NDMO Director Vasiti Soko says more than 900 houses were destroyed while more than 2000 houses were partially damaged during Tropical Cyclone Harold.

Soko says 6 vessels are currently delivering food rations, non-food items and water tanks in affected areas such as Kadavu and Lau.

FEATURE NEWS
Anyone who wants to come in has to come without any political affiliation – GCC Chair
Chairman of the Great Council of Chiefs, Ratu Viliame Seruvakula has made it clear that if any chief wants to be a GCC member, they will have to come ...
3 hours ago
LATEST NEWS
The term ‘breaking the glass ceiling’ is a real achievement for women - Uluinaceva
Leadership Fiji Alumni and Maxumise Fiji Managing Director, Salote Uluinaceva says the term ‘breaking the glass ceiling’ is a real achievement ...
2 hours ago

Fuel prices to go up from tomorrow
People will have to dig deeper into their pockets as fuel prices are going up from tomorrow. Unleaded fuel is going up by 11 cents and will now ...
7 hours ago

Cabinet approves relocation of Nabavatu Village which will cost $5.9 million
Cabinet has approved the relocation of Nabavatu village to land in Nadoiviri belonging to the Mataqali Uluitoga and Mataqali Nalutu. Nabavatu ...
7 hours ago

Villagers in Ba change way of living due to climate change – Uni Fiji Lecturer
Coastal villagers in Ba are implementing changes in their agriculture, farming, fishing and way of living due to the impacts of climate change. ...
7 hours ago

Naupoto attacks Tikoduadua on Restore Blue and claims of interference
The attack on the Home Affairs Minister, Pio Tikoduadua has continued by the FijiFirst Party in relation to crime and drugs where FijiFirst MP, ...
7 hours ago

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST


fijivillage Straight Talk with Vijay Narayan
Latest Videos

Stay tuned for the latest news on our radio stations

CFL radio frequencies
yb
IN DEPTH
Kishore Kumar Trial
Kishore Kumar is charged with allegedly making false claims on his Facebook page, Kishore Kumar Publications that there was a porn video of ...
9 days ago

Concerns raised regarding the state of CWM Hospital
General and Chief Pediatric Surgeon at the CWM Hospital, Dr Josese Turagava says due to the increase in the number of people who are moving to the ...
11 days ago

HSBC Perth 7s 2024
The Fiji Airways Men’s National 7s side secured a 4th place finish at the HSBC Perth 7s while the Fijiana 7s finished 8th in the Women’s ...
26 days ago

TOP