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Local statement by the Heads of Mission of EU Embassies on the recent protests in Khartoum

The European Union Delegation issuedthe following statement in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission in Sudan:

The Ambassadors of the resident EU Embassies in Sudan are following closely the protests across the country and …

UN Chief Urges DRC Elections to Go Ahead as Scheduled

UNITED NATIONS �The U.N. secretary-general is urging authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo not to further delay general elections but to hold them, as promised, at the end of this year.

“In the current …

ZAMBIAN BROADCASTER SIGNS PACT LOCAL FILM PRODUCERS

LUSAKA– The Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with local film producers to promote local content on the national broadcaster.

Speaking during the signing ceremony in Lusaka on Wednesday, ZNBC …

ZAMBIAN BROADCASTER SIGNS PACT LOCAL FILM PRODUCERS

LUSAKA– The Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with local film producers to promote local content on the national broadcaster.

Speaking during the signing ceremony in Lusaka on Wednesday, ZNBC …

Somalia Charges 5 for Attack That Killed over 500

Somali prosecutors have filed charges against five men in connection with the Oct. 14 truck bombing in Mogadishu that killed 512 people � the single deadliest terrorist attack in African history.

Four of the accused …

Agriculture a hard sell for Zimbabwe’s youth

Laiza Mukute’s 14-hectare plot is a pale shadow of what it was 10 years ago.

The Mukute family � 43-year-old Laiza, her husband, and three sons � obtained the plot in 2001 under a land …

ZAMBIAN GOVT STUDYING CONSTITUTIONAL COURT RULING ON MINISTERS’ PAY

LUSAKA, Zambian Justice Minister Given Lubinda says the government has received a copy of the Constitutional Court judgment ordering Cabinet Ministers who remained in office after the dissolution of Parliament to repay monies which they …

ZAMBIAN GOVT STUDYING CONSTITUTIONAL COURT RULING ON MINISTERS’ PAY

LUSAKA, Zambian Justice Minister Given Lubinda says the government has received a copy of the Constitutional Court judgment ordering Cabinet Ministers who remained in office after the dissolution of Parliament to repay monies which they …

UN CALLS ON SOCIAL MEDIA GIANTS TO CONTROL PLATFORMS USED TO LURE AFRICAN MIGRANTS

GENEVA, The U.N. migration agency called on social media giants on Friday to make it harder for people smugglers to use their platforms to lure West African migrants to Libya where they can face detention, …