ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

29-Mar-2019 to 12:19

Congo: Ten thousand hectares to be reforested

APA - Brazzaville (Congo) — Congo, in partnership with the Batekes Brazzaville Forest Planting Society (SPF2B) plans to reforest more than 10,000 hectares across the country over the next ten years in an attempt to curb deforestation and the degradation of natural forests, APA learns.

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27-Mar-2019 to 14:04

Congo’s wildlife conservation project gets 2.5bn CFA boost from EU

APA - Brazzaville (Congo) — The European Union has agreed to finance 2.5 billion CFA francs a five-year project by the Congolese government to conserve wildlife, ecosystems and improve the living conditions and food security of living communities in the northern part of the country.

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27-Mar-2019 to 12:25

Heavy wind, rain sweep through Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Heavy rains triggered by strong wind has made great material damage in several parts across Rwanda in last three days, local media reported Wednesday.

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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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