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Kenya raises $42,609 at biodiversity event organized by YILI group, Chinese...

Kenya received 4.56 million Kenya shilling (42,609 US Dollars) donation and the initiatives of sustainable development and biological diversity in an event that was...

China announces plan to help control desertification along African roads

China plans to help control desertification along artery roads in eight Central Asian and African countries, a senior forestry official said Tuesday. Discussions are underway...

Environmental Performance Index: Seychelles ranks 38th, best in Sub-Saharan Africa

Seychelles has been ranked the best in the Sub-Saharan region and 38th out of 180 countries in the Environmental Performance Index (EPI), a method...

Climate change ‘not a big issue for Nigeria’, says petrol resources...

Nigeria’s junior minister for petroleum said on Thursday in Davos that climate change is not a “big issue” for Africa’s largest producer of oil. “Climate...

Botswana announces measures to combat drought

Botswana decided to implement measures to cushion the country from a looming drought after President Mokgweetsi Masisi declared the year 2018-2019 a drought year. Botswana...

World Wildlife Day: UN chief urges ‘more caring’ relationship with nature

As the world marks World Wildlife Day Tuesday the UN chief urged people across the globe to remember that they depend on Mother Earth to survive. He...

Buhari tells UN: No one country can fight climate change

President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday that fighting climate change was not a task any single country could succeed in doing alone. He noted that...

South Africa dams remain at low levels despite recent rain

Despite heavy downpours across South Africa, not enough rainfall has been received to fill some dams. Hydrologist, geologist and palaeontologist Dr. Gideon Groenewald said the...

Ecotourism companies aim to double Africa’s lion population by 2050

Africa's four leading ecotourism operators have launched the Lionscape Coalition to support Lion Recovery Fund (LRF) to help preserve the dwindling population of lions...

Kenya faces worst drought in 38 years

The dry weather witnessed in the long rains season from March to May will be the worst in 38 years, worsening food shortages, water...