23-Oct-2014 to 06:05

Media has important role in weather information – Muluzi

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi’s Natural Resources Minister Atupele Muluzi said Wednesday that the media has an important role to help disseminate information on weather, climate and climate change in the country.

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21-Oct-2014 to 10:47

Japan supports Malawi\'s water management programme

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has provided US$3 million to be used for the implementation of Malawi\'s National Water Resources Master Plan.

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20-Oct-2014 to 19:30

Gambia to review environmental protection plans

APA-Banjul (Gambia) — The Gambia government through the National Environment Agency (NEA), has revealed plans to review and upgrade its national implementation of the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs).

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19-Oct-2014 to 11:20

Access to sanitation in Nigeria stands at 41% - official

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Director, Water Quality Control and Sanitation of Nigeria’s Ministry of Water Resources, Mr. Samuel Ome, says that basic access to sanitation in Nigeria still stands at 41 percent coverage.

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17-Oct-2014 to 18:57

S/Sudan: Oil leaks cause pollution fears

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — Oil leaks from damaged pipelines due to the protracted conflict in South Sudan have caused widespread fears of environmental pollution in the country.

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16-Oct-2014 to 17:13

Malawi regions hit by earth tremor

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi has experienced earth tremors in some part of its south and northern regions.

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11-Oct-2014 to 11:57

Lagos State declares October 15 “Horn Free Day’’

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Lagos State Government has declared October 15, 2014 as “Horn Free Day” as part of measures to sensitise residents about the harmful effects of noise pollution.

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