ECOSOCC Zambian Chapter Ready To Host The 3rd General Assembly

By Chileshe Mwango The Economic, Social and Cultural Council ECOSOCC-Zambian Chapter has declared its readiness to host the 3rd General Assembly to be held from 10th to 14th June 2019. ECOSOCC is an African union organ that embraces civil society organisations at continental regional and national levels to provide among other functions…
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EU To Renew Sanctions On Dr Congo Presidential Candidate

The European Union is set to renew sanctions on senior officials in the Democratic Republic of Congo, including Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary, the presidential candidate backed by current President Joseph Kabila. Sources in the capital, Kinshasa, have told BBC News that sanctions on Mr Shadary and 15 other Congolese nationals are set to be renewed on…
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Men Arrested In SA For Selling RPGS

Three men have been arrested in South Africa for selling rocket-propelled grenades on the streets of a busy town. They were found trying to sell the weapons in Mbombela, formerly known as Nelspruit, for the equivalent of more than $20,000 (£16,000) each. A spokeswoman for the elite police unit, the Hawks, said the men were caught following a…
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Deadline Day For Zimbabwe’s Election Challenge

The security forces in Zimbabwe have cracked down hard on opposition supporters after protests last week Zimbabwe's opposition MDC Alliance is expected to present its legal challenge to last week's presidential election result. The MDC Alliance has to submit its case to the Constitutional Court on Friday to comply with a deadline under Zimbabwean…
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