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Armyworm outbreak threats food security in Southern Africa.

Source: Famine Early Warning System Network, Southern African Development Community, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, World Food Programme, UN Children's Fund, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, World Vision Country: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Thousands send off AIGP Kaweesi.

Sorrow and an overwhelming wave of an entire community's collective hurt swept through Kitwekyanyovu village, off Masaka-Mbarara highway as the late Andrew Felix Kaweesi was laid to rest

- Daily Monitor - UG

Zambia: 2017 ZATEX preparations are underway.

Zambia Travel Expo 2017 preparations are underway, it is indeed an exciting period for the Zambia Tourism Agency team to see all their efforts start unfolding and yielding fruits.

- eTurboNews - US

Chimp Funerary Rites Seen for the First Time | Video.

For the first time, scientists have observed chimpanzees performing funerary rituals, in this case, cleaning the teeth of a corpse in Zambia.

- Livescience.com - US

Isa na namang motorista, namaril; traffic enforcer, patay.

Dahil sa pagtupad sa kaniyang tungkulin, isang traffic enforcer sa Pasay City ang nasawi matapos siyang barilin sa noo ng motorista na unang sinita ng kaniyang kasamahan dahil sa paglabag umano sa batas trapiko.

- GMA News - PH

Zambia copper miners face $276m bill in power dispute.

Zambian copper miners including the local unit of Glencore Plc could face a power bill of more than $276-million if they lose a dispute with the government over electricity tariff rises, according to Copperbelt Energy Corp., their biggest supplier. A resolution to the three-year battle could come by the end of the ...

- Mining Weekly - ZA

Coach hails Zanaco FC after sailing through.

Zanaco assistant coach Dabid Chilufya has hailed his players for qualifying for the CAF Champions League group stage, becoming the second Zambian club to reach the feat.

- TheCitizen - TZ

From Zambia to Uganda: Shs1.5b lawsuit follows Villa's Misagga.

He had contracts in electricity and road sectors

- Daily Monitor - UG

Why Yanga can still stand tall.

Young Africans have failed to eliminate Zanaco FC from the African Champions League for the second time after playing out a goalless stalemate at the Sunset Stadium in Lusaka yesterday.

- TheCitizen - TZ

Why African countries banning imports of fruit and veg is a blunt tool.

Nigeria is a major tomato importer, despite having enough land to grow them. Reuters/Akintunde AkinleyeZambia's government has just banned the imports of some farm produce as a way of promoting the growth of the agriculture sector. The Conversation Africa's Samantha Spooner asked Calestous Juma about the impact this will ...

- The Conversation - UK

American rescue dogs are helping fight poaching in Africa.

It's a long way from Nevada to Zambia's North Luangwa National Park, and Vicka, a high-energy black dog who was abandoned at an Elko animal shelter in 2015, is enjoying her new life helping park rangers catch poachers. Vicka is one of five rescue dogs trained by the Working Dogs for Conservation organization to assist ...

- The Week - US

U-20 Footballers to Play in 4-Nation Fixture Before World Cup

Korea will participate in a four-nation football tournament with Ecuador, Honduras and Zambia from March 25 to 30, ahead of the FIFA U-20 World Cup. A detailed schedule has not yet been released. Baek Seung-ho and Lee Seung-woo, who play for FC Barcelona's youth team, will be called up for the even...

- The Chosun Ilbo - KR

News24.com | Top Africa stories: Zim, Zambia, Cameroon

Joice Mujuru says she knew about Zimbabwean government Gukurahundi atrocities that took place in the early 1980s, and President Robert Mugabe has donated biscuits,chips and water to flood victims.

- News24.com - ZA

KCCA delighted by Ochaya's Shs432m move to Dynamos

His next destination has been confirmed to be Zambia with Lusaka Dynamos who have dished out $120000 to get his signature

- Daily Monitor - UG

Zambia beat Senegal to win U-20 championship

Hosts Zambia turn on the style to lift the Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations after beating Senegal 2-0 in the final at the Heroes Stadium in Lusaka.

- BBC - UK

Zambia's Financial Stability and Prospects for Growth

Research EventZambia's Financial Stability and Prospects for Growth24 Feb 2017 - 09:00 to 10:00Add to CalendariCalendar Outlook Google Yahoo Chatham House, LondonAfrica ProgrammeParticipantsHon Felix Mutati MP, Minister of Finance, Republic of ZambiaChair: Chris van Niekerk, Managing Director, Corporate Banking, Africa, ...

- Chatham House - UK

Zambia's Financial Stability and Prospects for Growth

Research EventZambia's Financial Stability and Prospects for Growth24 Feb 2017 - 09:00 to 10:00Add to CalendariCalendar Outlook Google Yahoo Chatham House, LondonAfrica ProgrammeParticipantsHon Felix Mutati, Minister of Finance, Republic of ZambiaChair: Chris van Niekerk, Managing Director, Corporate Banking, Africa, ...

- Chatham House - UK

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