ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

31-Jul-2019 to 14:28

Kenya maintains push for ivory markets' closure

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s First Lady Margaret Kenyatta on Wednesday reaffirmed Kenya’s push for the closure of all ivory trade markets across the world.

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29-Jul-2019 to 20:37

Ethiopians set new world record for trees planted in one day

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopians have set a new world record for trees planted in one day.

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25-Jul-2019 to 10:43

Penda Bâ, Khondio village's walking dead

APA - Khondio (Senegal) By special correspondent Oumar Dembélé — The frail Penda Bâ has an unmistakably piercing look. At first sight the 70-year old, seems to pass off as any elderly person living quietly in her old age. But when she speaks with her wheezing voice we immediately notice a health problem.

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24-Jul-2019 to 19:07

10 SA rhinos find sanctuary in eSwatini

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini Big Game Parks (BGP) on Wednesday welcomed 10 rhinos from South Africa (SA) that were brought into the country for security reasons.

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24-Jul-2019 to 14:27

Chemical plant causes angst in Senegalese village

APA - Khondio (Senegal) By Oumar Dembele — Located about 100 km north of Dakar, Khondio village near the Atlantic Ocean continues to ponder over its uncertain future.

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24-Jul-2019 to 13:52

Ethiopia plants 2.6 billion tree seedlings as part of national project

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia's Ministry of Agriculture on Wednesday disclosed that the country has already planted 2.6 billion trees slated to meet the 4 billion trees planting national project.

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23-Jul-2019 to 13:48

Botswana courts Kenya as CITES ivory talks beckon

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is lobbying Kenya in an effort to convince the East African country to change its position and support ivory trade at the forthcoming Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna (CITES) meeting scheduled for Switzerland in August.

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