Climate Change

Tanzania starts rationing power because of drought

Tanzania starts rationing power because of drought

The East African nation has the capacity to generate nearly 1,695 megawatts through...

South Africa says 'further urgent action' needed after COP27 deal

South Africa says 'further urgent action' needed after...

The UN COP27 summit wrapped up Sunday in Egypt with an agreement for a fund to help...

COP27 summit strikes historic deal to fund climate damages

COP27 summit strikes historic deal to fund climate damages

The two-week talks, which at times appeared to teeter on the brink of collapse,...

Climate change set to 'increase hunger' in Africa: UN

Climate change set to 'increase hunger' in Africa: UN

Africa is home to some of the countries least responsible for carbon emissions but...

COP27 summit racing against the climate clock

COP27 summit racing against the climate clock

After front-line negotiators set COP27 in motion on Sunday, more than 120 world...

Tanzania deploys army to battle Mount Kilimanjaro fire

Tanzania deploys army to battle Mount Kilimanjaro fire

The fire started on October 21 near the Karanga site used by climbers ascending...

Hungry elephants, Cameroon farmers struggle to coexist

Hungry elephants, Cameroon farmers struggle to coexist

Near the southern border with Equatorial Guinea, eight villages have registered...

Nigeria floods toll has passed 600: government

Nigeria floods toll has passed 600: government

The disaster had also forced more than 1.3 million from their homes, said a statement...

MUBS Principal Prof. Waswa Balunywa launches campaign against plastic bottles and polythene bags which are dangerous to our environment

MUBS Principal Prof. Waswa Balunywa launches campaign against...

Prof. Waswa Balunywa practically launched a campaign against poor disposal of plastic...

Moroccan nomads' way of life threatened by climate change

Moroccan nomads' way of life threatened by climate change

Rainfall is set to decline by 11% and average temperatures set to rise by 1.3% by...

African climate summit opens in DR Congo

African climate summit opens in DR Congo

The talks in the DRC's capital, Kinshasa, are informal but meant to allow various...

KCCA launches bicycle ride in Kampala

KCCA launches bicycle ride in Kampala

The minister of state for kampala Kabuye Kyoffa Togabye officated the flag off ceremony...

Children among 15 dead in Uganda landslide

Children among 15 dead in Uganda landslide

The disaster in the town of Kasese on the border with the Democratic Republic of...

African leaders slam Western absence from climate summit

African leaders slam Western absence from climate summit

Senegalese President and African Union chief Macky Sall, and Congolese President...

Polymers waste can be managed, research study reveals

Polymers waste can be managed, research study reveals

Makerere University Research and Innovations Fund (Mak-RIF), MUBS held a dissemination...

Algeria fires that killed at least 38, also burned UNESCO-listed park: expert

Algeria fires that killed at least 38, also burned UNESCO-listed...

According to UNESCO, El Kala Biosphere Reserve covers more than 76,000 hectares....