ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

26-Mar-2019 to 19:44

Solar energy: Morocco seeks strategic ties with Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The visiting Moroccan Minister Delegate for African Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mohcine Jazouli, on Tuesday stressed that the bilateral cooperation between his county and Rwanda has a strong potential for growth, particularly in solar energy.

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26-Mar-2019 to 17:56

Congo cracks smuggling ring, 90kg ivory stockpile seized

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) By Leon Charles Moukouri — Six poachers found with 41 ivory tips of nearly 90 kg were rounded up in the department of the Basin-West, in the north of Congo.

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26-Mar-2019 to 17:07

Cameroon moves against forest plundering, poaching

APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) By Felix Cyriaque Ebole Bola — The Cameroonian minister of Territorial Administration, Paul Atanga Nji say his ministry is poised to institute sanctions and other criminal procedures will against officials found guilty of illegal logging and forest-poaching.

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26-Mar-2019 to 06:16

Zimbabwe gov’t allays fears of another cyclone

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwe government has allayed fears that the country will be hit by another deadly cyclone, a few weeks after Cyclone Idai claimed hundreds of lives and displaced thousands of others.

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24-Mar-2019 to 17:30

93% of S/Africans have access to water services - Official

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Some 93% of the South Africans have access to clean water supply services and 76% of the population have access to basic sanitation services, a senior official has said.

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22-Mar-2019 to 17:14

eSwatini applies for $35 000 wetlands funding

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini has filed a proposal for a $35 000 share from the Ramsar Wetlands Conservation Fund (WFC).

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20-Mar-2019 to 18:56

Africa Climate Change Week opens in Accra

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Africa’s Climate Change Week has been opened in Accra with Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo saying Ghana was committed to fighting climate change challenges.

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