ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

22-Nov-2020 to 17:54

Massive floods hit northern Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A fresh spell of overnight incessant rains caused flooding over the weekend in several parts of Northern Rwanda at the feet of Volcanoes national park, a senior local administrative official told APA Sunday.

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21-Nov-2020 to 19:11

Heavy rains cause fatality in northwest Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — At least one person was killed due to the torrential rains that hit Rubavu, a mountainous district in northwestern Rwanda, a senior local administrative official in the region confirmed Saturday to APA in Kigali.

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31-Oct-2020 to 09:58

Heavy rain to lash major parts of Rwanda in November

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Widespread rainfall is expected to several parts of Rwanda in November with above-normal precipitations in most parts of the country, Rwanda Meteorology Agency said in a weather forecast issued Saturday.

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29-Oct-2020 to 12:22

Botswana: Concern over mysterious death of 55 vultures

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government on Thursday reported the death of 55 white-backed vultures in the central region of the country due to suspected poisoning.

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21-Oct-2020 to 18:44

Heavy snowfall causes traffic chaos in southwestern Rwanda

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Heavy snowfall that hit several parts of South Eastern Rwanda earlier this week has caused traffic chaos and a high risk of avalanches in many parts of this region near the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo, a police source in the region revealed Wednesday.

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08-Oct-2020 to 13:14

Africa remains most affected by climate change – Activist

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Africa is one of the continents worst affected by the climate crisis although it is among the lowest carbon emitters in the world, according to Ugandan climate change activist Vanessa Nakate.

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06-Oct-2020 to 12:30

S/Africa: Severe thunderstorms to continue Tuesday – Official

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Severe thunderstorms are expected to hit some parts of South Africa on Tuesday -- a continuation of Monday’s heavy rainfall that fell in the northern parts of the country, a weather expert has warned.

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