Press Release – Appealing for Emergency Humanitarian Assistance

Following the devastation of Tropical Cyclone Freddy which is ravaging most parts of the southern region of Malawi, The Malawi Mission in Pretoria is appealing for emergency humanitarian assistance. for the affected areas from well-wishers. The Mission is also coordinating all relief items destined for the affected areas. Currently, the most urgent needs are:

Shelter: Provision of temporary shelter (tents), and blankets. Protection: clothes, lighting lamps, dignity kits
Health: Mosquito nets and mobile clinic services
Food Security: maize flour, corn/soya blend, beans, and peas, cooking oil, soya pieces, sugar and salt.
Wash: Water treatment chemicals, soap, and buckets
Utensils: Plates, cups, and pots

These items can be delivered to



Malawi High Commission

770 Government Avenue, Arcadia

Pretoria 0083

Malawi Consulate General

4 Dodge Street, Woodmead

Sandton 2191 Johannesburg

Financial contributions can be deposited into the following bank account: 

Account Name: Malawi High Commission RCF Advance Account 
Account Number: 011232889 
Bank Name: Standard Bank 
Branch: Hatfield 
Code: 011545 
Swift Address: SBZA ZA JJ 

For more information, please contact the following: 

Ms Justina Botomani: +27(0) 82 448 4285
Ms Titha Mbilizi: +27(0) 78 851 6990