ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

12-Dec-2020 to 17:54

S/Africa: Citizens urged to visit Kruger National Park

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Authorities at South Africa’s world renowned Kruger National Park (KNP) have appealed to locally-based visitors to visit the flora- and fauna-rich protected areas as tourists.

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07-Dec-2020 to 15:04

Covid-19: AfDB invests in sustainable energy in Africa

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved $20 million as concessional investment for the Fund for Sustainable Energy in Africa (SEFA), APA can report on Monday.

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22-Nov-2020 to 17:54

Massive floods hit northern Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A fresh spell of overnight incessant rains caused flooding over the weekend in several parts of Northern Rwanda at the feet of Volcanoes national park, a senior local administrative official told APA Sunday.

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21-Nov-2020 to 19:11

Heavy rains cause fatality in northwest Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — At least one person was killed due to the torrential rains that hit Rubavu, a mountainous district in northwestern Rwanda, a senior local administrative official in the region confirmed Saturday to APA in Kigali.

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31-Oct-2020 to 09:58

Heavy rain to lash major parts of Rwanda in November

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Widespread rainfall is expected to several parts of Rwanda in November with above-normal precipitations in most parts of the country, Rwanda Meteorology Agency said in a weather forecast issued Saturday.

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29-Oct-2020 to 12:22

Botswana: Concern over mysterious death of 55 vultures

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government on Thursday reported the death of 55 white-backed vultures in the central region of the country due to suspected poisoning.

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21-Oct-2020 to 18:44

Heavy snowfall causes traffic chaos in southwestern Rwanda

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Heavy snowfall that hit several parts of South Eastern Rwanda earlier this week has caused traffic chaos and a high risk of avalanches in many parts of this region near the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo, a police source in the region revealed Wednesday.

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