ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

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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05-May-2015 to 16:56

Mozambique police impounds rhino horns, money

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Police authorities in Mozambique have announced the seizure of 4.6 kilos of rhinoceros horns, $93,500, 2,400 South African rand which is equivalent to $200 dollars, and four cell phones at the weekend as part of an operation to crack down on smuggling of wildlife species, the local media reported on Tuesday.

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30-Apr-2015 to 10:25

Botswana expects relatively warm winter

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s Department of Meteorological Services (DMS) said Thursday that a relatively warm winter is expected countrywide.

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29-Apr-2015 to 17:38

Namibia renews anti-poaching vow

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibian Minister of Environment and Tourism Pohamba Shifeta has vowed to introduce more stringent measures to deal with poachers of rhino and elephant horns.

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29-Apr-2015 to 15:59

Five-ton ivory stockpile incinerated in Brazzaville

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — Congolese president Denis Sassou Nguesso and his Chadian counterpart Idriss Deby Itno on Wednesday witnessed the burning in Brazzaville of five tons of ivory stockpile seized from poachers.

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28-Apr-2015 to 20:07

Malawi vows to develop conservation policy

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi will soon develop a comprehensive National Conservation Policy to guide the country on issues of natural resources and wildlife.

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