ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

31-Jul-2019 to 16:35

Botswana: Borrowing a leaf from Ethiopia's tree-planting PM

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The authorities in Botswana are set to borrow a leaf from Ethiopia's tree-planting Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed by getting their hands dirty and head off climate change in the drought-prone southern African country .

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31-Jul-2019 to 14:28

Kenya maintains push for ivory markets' closure

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s First Lady Margaret Kenyatta on Wednesday reaffirmed Kenya’s push for the closure of all ivory trade markets across the world.

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29-Jul-2019 to 20:37

Ethiopians set new world record for trees planted in one day

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopians have set a new world record for trees planted in one day.

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25-Jul-2019 to 10:43

Penda Bâ, Khondio village's walking dead

APA - Khondio (Senegal) By special correspondent Oumar Dembélé — The frail Penda Bâ has an unmistakably piercing look. At first sight the 70-year old, seems to pass off as any elderly person living quietly in her old age. But when she speaks with her wheezing voice we immediately notice a health problem.

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24-Jul-2019 to 19:07

10 SA rhinos find sanctuary in eSwatini

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini Big Game Parks (BGP) on Wednesday welcomed 10 rhinos from South Africa (SA) that were brought into the country for security reasons.

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24-Jul-2019 to 14:27

Chemical plant causes angst in Senegalese village

APA - Khondio (Senegal) By Oumar Dembele — Located about 100 km north of Dakar, Khondio village near the Atlantic Ocean continues to ponder over its uncertain future.

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24-Jul-2019 to 13:52

Ethiopia plants 2.6 billion tree seedlings as part of national project

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia's Ministry of Agriculture on Wednesday disclosed that the country has already planted 2.6 billion trees slated to meet the 4 billion trees planting national project.

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