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    • Senegal: Pharmaceutical imports up CFA2.362 bln

      APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal’s imports of pharmaceuticals at the end of April 2018 saw an increase of CFA2.362 billion (approximately $4.015 million) at the end of May 2018, APA can report quoting the...

    • Torrential rains collapse Niger homes

      APA-Niamey (Niger) — At least one hundred houses collapsed in Tahouan in central Niger following floods caused by heavy rains on Sunday.

    • eSwatini chases Eskom power supply deal

      APA-Mbabane (Eswatini) — As the 25-year power supply deal between eSwatini and South Africa nears expiration, the kingdom has engaged SA power supply Eskom over a possible extension, a senior official said...


    22-Mar-2018 to 11:10

    Today March 22 is World Water Day, Brazil hosts World Water Forum 2018

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The 8th World Water Forum is currently under way in Brasilia, from 18 through 23 March, and coinciding with World Water Day, it brings together world leaders and thousands of experts to mark World Water Day, March 22 of every year.

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    20-Mar-2018 to 12:04

    King Hassan II Water Prize awarded to OECD

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has been awarded the 6th King Hassan II Great World Water Prize by the government of Morocco and the World Water Council (WWC).

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    15-Mar-2018 to 16:20

    African leaders galvanise support for EU ivory trade ban

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Leaders of a number of African countries are meeting in Botswana to mobilise support for a petition demanding that the European Union ends its ivory trade.

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    12-Mar-2018 to 18:28

    OMVS secures $245m for water project - official

    APA - Dakar (Senegal) — A total of $245 million has been secured by the Organization for the Development of the Senegal River (OMVS) to expedite the second phase of its Integrated Water Resources and Multipurpose Use Project (PGIRE 2), the body’s chief announced n Dakar on Monday.

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    11-Mar-2018 to 11:26

    Mozambique:Tanzanian fishermen arrested for turtle poaching

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's Quirimbas National Park authorities in Cabo Delgado province said on Sunday they have arrested of over 20 Tanzanian fishermen for allegedly decimating marine turtle in the region.

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    08-Mar-2018 to 22:36

    Mozambique's Forestry sector earns $31m in revenue

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's national forest director, Xavier Sakombeira says his department earned $31 million in revenue up from $10 million the previous year, APA can report on Thursday.

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    08-Mar-2018 to 11:08

    Minister urges S/African youth to participate in wildlife economy

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa has encouraged the youth to pursue careers that would enable them to participate meaningfully in the country’s rich wildlife economy.

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