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African Union Pressed for Peacekeepers in Burundi

ADDIS ABABA U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Sunday that African leaders cannot wait any longer to address violence in Burundi; saying as time passes more people there will be killed. Speaking to reporters at...

Zambia To Import Maize from South America

LUSAKA,ZAMBIA     ARTICLE WRITTEN AND SUBMITTED BY MIKE MWENDA Zambia plans to import maize from South America as drought is expected to cut the 2015/2016 maize crop by a third to avert hunger,...

Children In Malawi Screened for Malnutrition

In Malawi, the United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund or UNICEF is carrying out a mass screening exercise for malnutrition in children less than 5 years of age, in 25 of the country’s 28 districts....

Zambia Issues Election Details

The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has released the schedule of dates of nominations, including for those running in the presidential poll, in preparation for the country’s August 11 general election. The ECZ also...

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