Petroleum Importers Limited (PIL) board chairperson Zubeir Bhana: "We are assisting in the afforestation of Ndirande Mountain, especially this area of our water resource used by Blantyre Water Board. A total of 10 000 seedlings will cover this area. This being a catchment area for Mudi Dam, we believe this will go a long waz in offering protection for this water resource area".
Last May, I had the dubious fortune of visiting Mumbai, India, during the city’s hottest month on record. Temperatures remained at over 40 degrees C for days at time. The difference between standing in the shade of a tree and standing in full sunlight was like night and day.