research

: Orientation of Sudanese expatriates leaving the country for first time

Gms: Khartoum, 27 March 2016 (SUNA)

Orientation sessions at the Expatriate Affairs Center for Migration and Development studies, begin on Sunday for the Sudanese leaving the country as expatriates for the first time.

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Analysis of dendrometric characteristics of Acacia senegal (L.) Willd. (Fabaceae) in the semi-arid Sahelian area: A case study of silvopastoral zone in Senegal

Authors Name:

Sakhoudia Thiam*

Bienvenu Sambou

Aliou Guissé

Source:

Ecole Doctorale Sciences de la Vie, de la Santé et de l’Environnement (EDSEV) Université Cheikh Anta Diop (UCAD) de Dakar, Senegal.

Institut des Sciences de l’Environnement (ISE) UCAD Dakar, Senegal.

Observatoire Hommes Milieux Tessékéré (OHM) Dakar, Senegal.

Key words:

Acacia senegal, dendrometry, Sahel, Senegal.

The study gives an analysis of the dendrometric parameters of a middle Sahelian species (Acacia senegal) in semi-arid environment to get better knowledge of its behavior.

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Myanmar Activists Say Destruction of Opium Fields Blocked

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YANGON, Myanmar  - Anti-drug activists said Friday the military and local police are preventing them from destroying fields of opium poppies in northern Myanmar, a major cultivation area for the drug that can be made into heroin.

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Water pollution: A review of microbial quality and health concerns of water, sediment and fish in the aquatic ecosystem

Authors Name:

Obasohan, E. E.1*,

 Agbonlahor, D. E.2 

and Obano, E. E.3

Source:

1Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Animal Science, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria.

2Department of Microbiology, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria.

3Faculty of Agriculture, Fisheries Department, University of Benin, Benin City.

Key words:

Pollution, microbial quality, health concerns, aquatic ec

This paper reviewed aquatic ecosystem pollution with particular reference to pathogens in water, sediment and fish and their human health concerns.

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Comparative molecular analysis of old olive (Olea europaea L.) genotypes from Eastern Mediterranean Region of Turkey

Authors Name:

Coskun Durgac* Yelda Kiyga and Mehmet Ulas

Source:

Mustafa Kemal University, Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Horticulture, Antakya, Hatay, Turkey, 31034.

Key words:

Genetic resources, genetic variability, olive, Olea europaea L., RAPD.

Olive is an important Mediterranean tree species having many different ways of utilizations. The olive grove is an important farming sector in Turkey and dates back to thousands years, particularly in Anatolia. An historical culture of olive resulted in a broad genetic base for olive which is a long-lived tree.

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Two Saudi photographers were motivated by the book of the Sudanese photographer Salman Mutwkkil to come to Sudan to take pictures from Sudan.

Gms: Khartoum, August 20 (SV, SUNA)

The Vice-President of the Sudan Republic, Hassabu Mohammed Abdul Rahman met two days ago, at his office, at the Republican Palace, the Director General of Arab Organization for Agricultural Development, Prof. Ibrahim Al-Dekhairi.

Sudan is celebrating the industry national day.

Gms: Khartoum, August 18 (SUNA)

The United Company for Advanced Projects Ltd organizes the 4th Khartoum Gum Arabic Forum, which will be held on Sunday 20 of current August, in Holiday Villa at 9:30 am and will be honored by the Minister of Trade.

The “fence assembles us initiative” was launched tosafe the “Kalifa Museum” in Omdurman from drowning and to make some maintenance works on the acquisitions of the museum.