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  • Giant Sable antelope remains at risk of extinction - minister
    Wed, 07 Mar 2018 12:14

    Giant Sable antelope remains at risk of extinction - minister

    Luanda - The minister of State and head of the President?s Civil Office, Frederico Cardoso, said Tuesday in Luanda, that despite the encouraging results of the work to preserve the Giant sable antelope, the country has not yet reached the stage of non-retrocession to the risk of extinction of this species.

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  • Wed, 07 Mar 2018 12:12

    Country has now 200 giant sable antelopes

    Luanda - The number of giant sable antelopes in the country has now reached 200 samples, collected in the past ten years, 60 of which are in the Cangandala national park and 140 in the Luando natural reserve in the northern Malanje Province.

  • Tue, 06 Mar 2018 16:29

    Emergency Plan of Palanca budgeted at 316 million kwanzas

    Luanda - At least 316 million Kwanzas is the amount available for the implementation this year of the Emergency Plan of the Program of Protection of the Giant Black Antelope, in the period that goes from March to June of the current year.

  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:52

    Lost giraffes found by authorities

    Luanda - The herd of giraffes that went missing in 2017, but eventually were found in the same year in Luengue-Luiana National Park, in the south-eastern Cuando Cubango Province, are now being closely monitored and cared for by the Environment Ministry.

  • Mon, 04 Sep 2017 08:11

    Huíla: IDF preserves rare species of fauna and flora

    Matala - Animals such as black buffalo, elephant, leopard and wild boar are some of the rare species of fauna considered privileged and cataloged by the Forest Development Institute (IDF), in the Bicuar National Park, southern Huíla province, preventing them from being extinguished.

  • Tue, 04 Jul 2017 16:14

    Minister announces creation of institute for Palanca Negra protection

    Malanje - The Ministry of the Environment plans to create an institute dedicated to the study, management, conservation and protection of the Palanca Negra Gigante (giant sable antelope), announced Tuesday in Malanje, the incumbent minster, Fátima Jardim.

  • Tue, 06 Jun 2017 18:51

    Over 800 pieces of ivory seized in 2017

    Luanda - Over 800 pieces of ivory, worked in pieces of art and non-worked, were seized by the Criminal Investigation Service in Luanda in 2017.

  • Fri, 02 Jun 2017 07:37

    Environment minister reiterates fight against poaching

    Luanda - The Environment minister, Fátima Jardim, defended Thursday in Luanda the continuity in the fight against poaching and the illegal killing of threatened and endangered species throughout the country.

  • Tue, 07 Mar 2017 17:38

    Angola at Congo basin management meeting

    Luanda - Angola will attend Wednesday and Thursday in Oto city, Congo Brazzaville, a ministerial meeting aimed at promoting the memorandum of cooperation among Central Africa countries with a view to creating the Blue Fund linked to the management of the Congo Basin.