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    13-Nov-2017 to 17:09

    Ghanaian leader spearheads bid to tackle filth

    APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo on Monday launched an ambitious plan to tackle the country’s clogging filth.

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    12-Nov-2017 to 14:43

    Contraband ivory stockpile, parrots impounded in Cameroon

    APA – Douala (Cameroon) — Two hundred ivories, one hundred parrots and thousands of pangolin scales have been impounded in Cameroon by the mobile intervention group (GMI) as they were being smuggled out of the country through the commercial and economic capital, Douala.

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    12-Nov-2017 to 14:17

    Senegal: Survey finds 53 percent manufacturers wary of unfair competition

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Supposedly unfair competition has been the main concern for 53 percent of Senegalese manufacturers, a survey by the Department of Forecasting and Economic Studies (DPEE) last September finds.

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    10-Nov-2017 to 20:41

    Mozambique secures $10m to rework Maputo drainage system

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The mayor of Maputo, David Simango, has announced securing $10 million for a massive facelift of the city’s sanitation and drainage system.

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    09-Nov-2017 to 06:25

    Mozambican parliament ratifies Paris climate change deal

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican parliament ratified the Paris Agreement on Climate Change during the first reading of a bill tabled before the National Assembly on Wednesday, APA has learnt.

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    07-Nov-2017 to 18:22

    Africa spending fair share on climate adaptation – New Study

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Findings of a new study, jointly commissioned by the UNDP Regional Office for Africa, and the African Climate Policy Centre at the Economic Commission for Africa, is dismissing the insinuation that African countries are not investing in their own climate adaptation responses; and are instead waiting on the international community as recipients of support.

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    03-Nov-2017 to 12:33

    Mozambique cuts sulphur content of diesel

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique has begun replacing diesel with 500 parts per million (ppm) of sulphur, with diesel that is only 50 ppm of sulphur in all filling stations, the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy announced on Friday.

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