At least 70 people have died & thousands are now homeless following days of torrential rain.
SANDF members are still trying to prevent an outbreak of water-borne diseases.
More than 200 people have died in recent floods in the region.
Heavy rains and floods have killed 176 people and displaced 110,000 in Malawi.
At least 34 people have died there since the flooding began and hundreds of thousands more have been affected.
Rubies are traditionally the most prized when they are a vivid crimson with a hint of blue.