SCIENCES | SCIENCE

29-Jan-2020 to 17:31

Rwanda Okays nuclear power deal with Russia

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda's cabinet chaired by President Paul Kagame has endorsed a draft law providing guidelines on an agreement signed recently with Russia to advance the use of nuclear energy for “peaceful purposes,”, an official source revealed in Kigali on Wednesday.

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27-Dec-2019 to 16:58

S/Africa: Marine vessel off to Antarctica on research mission

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Indian environmental scientists on Friday sailed from Cape Town to the Antarctica to conduct research using a dedicated polar research vessel named SA Agulhas, the local maritime safety authority has said.

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23-Oct-2019 to 21:14

Ethiopia deal looks to tap into Russia nuclear energy

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — As other African countries queue to sign trade and other development deals with Moscow on the sidelines of the Russia-Africa summit which began in Sochi on Wednesday, Ethiopia has secured peaceful nuclear energy concessions from the Asian giant.

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21-Oct-2019 to 09:43

Rwanda to host first ever Africa Drone Forum

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda will be hosting the Africa Drone Forum and Flying Competitions in 2020 from 5 to 7 February next year, an official source revealed Monday in Kigali.

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14-Aug-2019 to 15:44

Chadian student champions drone service technology

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) By Adam Hassane Deyé — Mahamat Issa Abakar, a young Chadian student in the fifth year of his Civil Engineering course, is the inventor of a so-called Drone-Tech, with an ambition to create drones committed to tasks related particularly to public works, agriculture and security.

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03-Jun-2019 to 14:39

Multi- million dollar research scheme targets African scientists

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Climate Research for Development (CR4D) in Africa initiative announced the first cohort of 21 young African scientists who will receive up to $170,000 each to carry out demand-driven research in the areas of climate science, application and engagement with policy, development and decision communities.

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27-May-2019 to 16:57

Ethiopia set for multi-spectral satellite launch

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia is set to launch a Multi-Spectral Remote Sensing Satellite ETRSS-1 into space in November 2019 after an agreement was signed to that effect between Addis Ababa and Beijing officials on Monday.

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