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Lungu pledges law reform ahead of polls

Lusaka – Zambia’s President Edgar Lungu has said his administration is determined to reform colonial era legislation that is inimical to democracy and social development. In a meeting with United Kingdom Minister for Africa James Duddrudge in Lusaka this week, President Lungu highlighted the Public Order Act of 1951, inherited from the colonial British government at independence in 1964, as one piece of legislation in need of amendment before Zambia holds a general election in 2021. ...Read More

Wildlife claims more than 50 lives in Zim

Harare – Over 50 people have been killed and more than that number injured, some of them permanently, in human-wildlife conflicts from January this year in Zimbabwe. ...Read More

Region rallies against illegal Zim sanctions

Harare - An injury to one is an injury all. This is the logic behind the declaration by SADC Heads of State and Government of October 25 Anti-Sanctions Day in solidarity with Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe has been under illegal sanctions by the United States and European Union for close to 20 years now. ...Read More

Africa loses US$115 billion to COVID-19

Windhoek – Sub-Saharan Africa is pinning its hopes of economic recovery on stability in tourism, commodities and metals, as the World Bank this week said economies in the region will shrink by more than three percent because of the COVID-19 pandemic. ...Read More

Namibia opens more borders

Windhoek - The Namibian government has opened four more borders to allow tourists to have choice of entry as part of the drive to stimulate tourism after the steep decline in receipts induced by the COVID-19 pandemic. ...Read More

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