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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, …

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, …

Malaria response at ‘crossroads,’ risks backward slide – UN

After unprecedented global success in controlling malaria, progress has stalled, the United Nations health agency reported Wednesday, citing an estimated five million more cases in 2016 than in 2015, and around 445,000 deaths.

The 2017 …

Malaria response at ‘crossroads,’ risks backward slide – UN

After unprecedented global success in controlling malaria, progress has stalled, the United Nations health agency reported Wednesday, citing an estimated five million more cases in 2016 than in 2015, and around 445,000 deaths.

The 2017 …

Uhuru Kenyatta Inaugurated as Kenya’s President

NAIROBI After two elections, several Supreme Court petitions, frequent protests and many other twists and turns, Uhuru Kenyatta finally was sworn in Tuesday for a second term as president of Kenya.

I undertake today to …

Uhuru Kenyatta Inaugurated as Kenya’s President

NAIROBI After two elections, several Supreme Court petitions, frequent protests and many other twists and turns, Uhuru Kenyatta finally was sworn in Tuesday for a second term as president of Kenya.

I undertake today to …