Hailstorm damages houses in Mzimba

A total of 51 houses in Edingeni alone in Mzimba, have had their roofs blown off, following a hailstorm that occurred on Thursday, which has also affected other areas in the district.

Ephangweni, Elunyeni, and Thofu are some of the areas in the district where several houses and other structures like school blocks have been damaged.

Speaking in an interview with VoL on Friday, District Commissioner-DC for M’mbelwa District Council, Thomas Chirwa, said his office is aware of the tragedy, and that is currently assessing the extent of the damage for a proper relief support to those displaced by the hailstorm.