22-Jan-2019 to 13:11

Two Mozambican cities under water

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The cities of Beira and Dondo in Mozambique's central province of Sofala have been hit by by a heavy downpour since early on Tuesday which left a trail of damage to infr,astracture and homes submerged, APA can report.

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17-Jan-2019 to 14:03

Uganda gets Egypt funding for pilot fight against a dangerous water weed

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt has committed US $ 230,000 for a one year pilot phase project to control the invasion of a new aquatic weed termed as the Kariba on major Ugandan lakes and rivers

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17-Jan-2019 to 12:04

Senegal: Expert calls for easy access to Green Climate Fund

APA-Dakar (Senegal) by Abdourahmane Diallo — The head of international climate policy and climate-energy advocacy of the NGO Enda Energie, Aissatou Diouf, of Senegal has pleaded for a simplification of the access conditions to climate finance at the international level for developing countries.

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11-Jan-2019 to 15:14

Mozambique: 33 people perished in October rains - Agency

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's relief agency, the National Institute for Disaster Management (INGC) has said at least 33 people have died and 14,000 others have been affected by rainfall since October 2018.

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10-Jan-2019 to 15:03

eSwatini: Storm destroys 178 homes

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Floods following a storm this week in eSwatini brought down 178 homes and reportedly killed 20 goats that are believed to have drowned.

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09-Jan-2019 to 19:16

Lightning strike kills nine in Mozambican province

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s relief authorities in the northernmost province of Niassa say nine people died in the province on Wednesday after being struck by lightning.

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08-Jan-2019 to 12:38

Botswana: SADC countries tighten screws on ivory trade

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Members of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) have made a proposal to prevent any future plans to sell ivory ahead of a CITES meeting scheduled for May 23-June 3 in Sri Lanka, APA learnt here on Tuesday.

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