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Jumia introduces Jumia Bot, Nigeria’s first E-commerce Bot

True to its mission of expanding horizons, Jumia (www.Jumia.com) introduced on 2nd OctoberJumia Bot (http://APO.af/595ays), Nigeria’s first e-commerce Bot. Using Jumia Bot, shoppers can order food, find fashion or electronic items and book hotels and …

POWER UTILITY ZESCO ASSURES ZAMBIANS OF ENOUGH WATER AT DAMS TO PRODUCE ELECTRICITY

LUSAKA, ZESCO Limited, the national power utility, has assured Zambians that there is enough water impounded at the country’s hydro-electric dams to generate electricity until the next rainy season.

ZESCO Limited Managing Director Victor Mundende …

UN chief calls for ‘meaningful’ youth engagement in peace efforts, not just symbolism

Young people must be meaningful partners in conflict prevention and sustaining peace, and the United Nations should think outside the box on how to relate to youth globally, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told a ministerial event …

Reshape Finance According to World’s Urgent Collective Needs, Secretary-General Stresses at High-Level Event on Funding 2030 Agenda

Following are UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres’ remarks at the high-level event titled Financing the 2030 Agenda: the role of the United Nations, in New York today:

It is an enormous pleasure to be with you …

Free broadcast-quality video – South Africa: A new programme in support of vulnerable women and children launched in Botshabelo, the second largest township after Soweto

A pilot programme for the support of vulnerable women and children has been launched on Friday 15 September in Botshabelo, the second largest township after Soweto. The objective of the Thari programme is to enable …

Companies Act to Be Amended

The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) has commenced the process of amending the Companies Act of 2008. This was announced by the Acting Deputy Director General for Consumer and Corporate Regulations at the …

ZAMBIAN GOVT STRIVING TO ENSURE MORE COMMUNITIES HAVE ACCESS TO CLEAN WATER

LUSAKA, The Zambian government is taking drastic measures to ensure that more communities in the country have access to clean water, says Lusaka Province Minister Japhen Mwakalombe.

The implementation of the Misisi Water Supply Improvement …

ZAMBIAN OPPOSITION LEADER PLEADS NOT GUILTY TO TREASON CHARGE

LUSAKA, Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others have pleaded not guilty to one count of treason.

Hichilema, along with Hamusonde Hamaleka, Pretorious Haloba, Lastone Mulilanduba, Wallace Chakawa and Muleya Hachinda pleaded not guilty …

Zambian Opposition Leader Pleads Not Guilty to Treason Charges

JOHANNESBURG � Zambia’s top opposition leader pleaded not guilty to treason charges in court Monday, disappointing those who had hoped the prosecution would drop the charges to make way for talks between Hakainde Hichilema and …