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A home for rescued chimps.

Poaching and disappearing habitat are threatening chimpanzees with extinction. But a sanctuary in Zambia is giving orphaned and injured chimps a second chance at life.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Kasekende to head Standard Chartered Bank in Zambia.

Mr Kasekende will at the end of this month be relinquishing his position as CEO Standard Chartered Bank Uganda after four and half years of service

- Daily Monitor - UG

News24.com | Zambian gay rights dispute erupts over football.

A proposal by Zambian football authorities to ban discrimination against gays and lesbians has kicked off a dispute over homosexuality, which is illegal in the country and widely seen as immoral.

- News24.com - ZA

Yanga unfazed as Zambian champs loom.

Young Africans booked a place in the first round of the African Champions League after playing out a one-all draw against Ngaya Club of the Comoros at the National Stadium yesterday.

- TheCitizen - TZ

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

Millions are going hungry in southern Africa as armyworms and drought threaten crops.

Crop-eating pest has spread to several countries including South Africa, Zimbabwe, Malawi and Zambia.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Southern and Eastern African countries agree on urgent actions to tackle armyworm.

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Country: Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, World, Zambia, Zimbabwe Fall armyworm, which is mostly associated with the Americas, is a new threat in Southern Africa and is currently affecting crops in at least seven countries in the region.Strengthening national and ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Zambia welcomes CAF Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations.

Zambia hosts the 2017 CAF Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations from February 26 to March 12. Zambia is in Group A with Egypt, Guinea and Mali to play matches at Heroes Stadium in Lusaka.

- eTurboNews - US

Zambia: Roots of the International Coaliton of Tourism Partners .

Among the International Coalition of Tourism Partners' active members in Zambia is RETOSA, the Regional Tourism Organization of Southern Africa; Bantu Pathfinders, a destination management

- eTurboNews - US

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

Southern and Eastern African countries agree on urgent actions to tackle armyworm.

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Country: Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, World, Zambia, Zimbabwe Fall armyworm, which is mostly associated with the Americas, is a new threat in Southern Africa and is currently threatening crops in at least seven countries in the region.Strengthening national ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Armyworms threaten southern Africa food supply: UN agency

An outbreak of armyworm caterpillars present in several southern African countries threatens to strip the entire region of key food supplies, warned the UN food agency Thursday. 'It is probably only a matter of time before most of the region will be affected,' said David Phiri, sub-regional coordinator for Southern Africa ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Azam gauge strength against Red Arrows

Azam FC will have yet another reality check this evening when they lock horns with Zambia's Red Arrows in an international friendly match at Chamazi Complex.

- TheCitizen - TZ

TZ, Zambia, Congo to build bridge

Tanzania, Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo are planning to construct a 700km bridge in an effort to boost trade relations among them.

- TheCitizen - TZ

'Ring Of Fire' Solar Eclipse In Feb. 2017 - Path It Will Take | Video

On Feb. 26th, 2017, the annular solar eclipse will begin west of Southern Chile and end over Angola, Zambia, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Africa. Partial eclipse will be visible over most of South America, Africa, and Antarctica.

- Space.com - US

Emergency UN meeting in Harare over armyworm outbreak

Harare, Zimbabwe, Feb 14 - International experts will hold emergency talks in Harare on Tuesday to tackle an outbreak of crop-eating “armyworm” caterpillars advancing across several African countries. The armyworm has already caused damage to staple crops in Zambia, Zimbabwe, South Africa and Ghana, with reports ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Sudan, Zambia sign framework cooperation agreement

February 11, 2017 - Sudan and Zambia on Saturday have signed a framework cooperation agreement besides a number of Memorandum of Understandings . On Friday, Zambia's foreign minister Harry Kalaba arrived in Khartoum in an official two-day visit to hold bilateral talks. His visit is considered the first of its kind by a ...

- SudanTribune.com - FR

Zambian FM arrives in Khartoum for bilateral talks

February 10, 2017 - Zambia's Foreign Minister Harry Kalaba Friday has arrived in the Sudanese capital, Khartoum in an official two-day visit, said Sudan's foreign ministry. Kalaba's visit is considered the first of its kind by a senior Zambian official to Sudan during the last thirty years. In a press release extended to ...

- SudanTribune.com - FR

Armyworm outbreak in several southern African countries may affect maize output

Source: Famine Early Warning System Network Country: Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe More than 129,000ha in Zambia have been affected, while 5,471ha are reported to be damaged in Malawi. Slow responses by governments could result in cuts in household production.Armyworm outbreak in several ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

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