ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

09-Oct-2019 to 12:26

Botswana: Rhino poachers on the prowl

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Poachers have broken into Botswana’s safe reserves killing a protected second rhino in a space of week, APA learnt here Wednesday.

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07-Oct-2019 to 17:02

Cameroonian solar fridge inventor wins Africa prize

APA - Yaoundé (Cameroon) — 24-year old renewable energy engineer from Cameroon, Tchulang Anadolu, has won the Pulse Africa First Prize, thanks to his invention of a solar photovoltaic refrigerator.

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04-Oct-2019 to 08:20

Botswana issues 86 elephant hunting licenses

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s Department of Wildlife and National Parks has issued 86 licenses for the 2019 elephant hunting season, an official said on Friday.

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01-Oct-2019 to 12:10

Ethiopia launches river side green development in Addis Ababa

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Tuesday launched the 12km section of the 56km ‘Beautifying Sheger Project’ in the capital Addis Ababa.

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30-Sep-2019 to 17:08

Nile states' scientists meet over controversial dam

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Scientists from the states straddling the River Nile are meeting in the Sudanese capital Khartoum to discuss the environmental impact of Ethiopia's controversial Grand Renaissance Dam.

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19-Sep-2019 to 14:41

Botswana: Bogus online elephant hunting adverts create confusion

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana authorities on Thursday said they have been inundated with inquiries from the international community seeking clarification about bogus online advertisements relating to elephant hunting.

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19-Sep-2019 to 06:10

Mozambique mulls climate smart bridge strategy

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican government plans to embark on a national programme to ensure the resilience of bridges to extreme weather events, Public Works, Housing and Water Resources Minister João Machatine has revealed.

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