ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

05-Nov-2014 to 15:12

Suspected Moz elephant poachers escape from police custody

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Two suspected elephant poachers in Mozambique escaped from Mecula police station in Niassa National Reserve to the north of the southern African nation, APA learnt here Wednesday.

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05-Nov-2014 to 13:02

Australia joins the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone

APA – London (United Kingdom) — Australia has launched a health project initiative for Sierra Leone, with plans to operate a 100 bed Ebola treatment centre in the West African country.

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05-Nov-2014 to 12:44

Sierra Leonean leader appeals for local leadership in Ebola fight

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leonean President Ernest Bai Koroma has given local traditional leaders a 21-day ultimatum to ensure progress in the fight against the Ebola disease.

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01-Nov-2014 to 14:00

Ghanaians embark on massive clean-up exercise

APA - Accra (Ghana) — Ghanaians on Saturday embarked on a national clean-up exercise to rid the country of filth with Ghana\'s Ministers of State joining the exercise.

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31-Oct-2014 to 05:25

Rwanda: Mountain gorillas go on the rampage

APA – Arusha (Tanzania) — Eight mountain gorillas that escaped from their sanctuary in Volcanoes National Park, in northern Rwanda had gone on the rampage invading farms and houses, APA can confirm.

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30-Oct-2014 to 10:53

Mozambique, foundations sign wildlife deal

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican government has signed an agreement with the Joaquim Chissano Foundation and the Peace Parks Foundation to fight wildlife crime, state media reported Thursday.

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27-Oct-2014 to 18:58

Cairo, Juba discuss water agreement

APA- Juba (South Sudan) — Egypt and South Sudan have held talks over a possible water cooperation agreement between the two countries, official sources in Juba disclosed Monday.

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