22-May-2015 to 12:24

Namibian hunting season opens

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Information and Communication Technology Minister Tjekero Tweya on Thursday announced the commencement of Namibia’s hunting season following cabinet approval.

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18-May-2015 to 15:13

Namibia: War on poaching suffers setback

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s fight against poaching has suffered another setback after two white rhinos were found dead at the weekend inside Farm Okamahoro, about 30km west of Okahandja in the Otjozondjupa Region, the police said.

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15-May-2015 to 16:54

Gambia observes ‘No Plastic Day’, Friday

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambia is on Friday observing ‘No Plastic Day', a day set aside by the government to assess the impact of plastic bags on the environment and raise awareness on the dangers caused by them to the health of the citizenry.

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12-May-2015 to 15:17

Australian agency forecasts drought-causing El Nino conditions for SADC

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Australian Bureau of Meteorology warned Tuesday that a “substantial” El Nino weather pattern is developing for the first time in five years and could have serious consequences for southern Africa in early 2016.

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11-May-2015 to 11:52

S/Africa: War against Rhino poachers continues – Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa says the government has made progress in the battles against Rhino poachers in the country and everyone in the society needed to get on board to win the war.

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10-May-2015 to 17:33

Moz: Limpopo Park gets anti-poaching funding

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The International Anti-Poaching Foundation has provided materials and work equipment valued at €300,000 to support the fight against poaching in Mozambique’s Limpopo National Park, APA can report.

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08-May-2015 to 17:54

Niger MPs okay Great Green Wall initiative

APA - Niamey (Niger) — Parliamentarians in Niger, have passed a law for the establishment of the National Agency of the Great Green Wall (ANGMV).

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