08-Jun-2015 to 17:14

Botswana reaffirms shoot-to-kill policy against poachers

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana Defence Force (BDF) on Monday reaffirmed a shoot-to-kill policy against poachers.

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08-Jun-2015 to 09:47

Ghana’s environment ministry to audit 3,400 fuel stations

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The Ministry of Environment and Science has established a task force to audit over 3,400 fuel stations in the country for safety compliance, following an explosion at the GOIL Fuel Station near Kwame Nkrumah Circle last Wednesday.

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06-Jun-2015 to 12:06

Nyusi urges Mozambicans to take care of the environment

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — President Filipe Nyusi says environment must be taken good care of for the sake of future generations just as today’s Mozambicans inherited the natural environment from their ancestors, APA has learnt.

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05-Jun-2015 to 14:13

Lesotho roads accessible after snowfall – Agency

APA-Maseru (Lesotho) — The Lesotho Disaster Management Authority (DMA) says roads in the country are still accessible despite first winter snowfall in the highlands experienced earlier this week.

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04-Jun-2015 to 18:10

Malawi activists petition France over climate adaptation

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have petitioned the governments of France and Egypt to advocate for climate change in favour of African countries during the Conference of Parties 21 (COP21) to be held in Paris later this year.

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04-Jun-2015 to 08:36

Botswana, Kenya in wildlife conservation accord

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana and Kenya are expected to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in environmental matters and wildlife conservation, APA learnt on Thursday.

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03-Jun-2015 to 19:15

Liberia: 14 Ghanaians held over forestry offense

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Fourteen Ghanaians have been arrested and incarcerated at the Monrovia Central Prisons on charges including theft and encroachment on the forest contrary to the laws of Liberia.

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