ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

09-Jun-2015 to 17:50

G7’s Africa energy policy gets Annan's blessing

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan has given a clean bill of health to the commitment by the group of seven industrialized nations widely known as G7 to stop fossil fuel use by the end of the century.

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09-Jun-2015 to 12:52

Botswana launches water rationing

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources Kitso Mokaila on Tuesday said water rationing is a necessary evil that will continue for as long as supply remains scarce.

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08-Jun-2015 to 18:48

Botswana ranked among Africa’s top tourist destinations

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has been listed among Africa’s top ten most competitive tourist destinations.

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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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