Cholera Claims 3 Lives In Lusaka

The outbreak of cholera in Lusaka has claimed three lives. The three people died at different clinics in Lusaka since the outbreak of cholera this year. There are close to 300 cases of cholera recorded in the city Kanyama leading … Continued

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The outbreak of cholera in Lusaka has claimed three lives. The three people died at different clinics in Lusaka since the outbreak of cholera this year. There are close to 300 cases of cholera recorded in the city Kanyama leading at 140 while Chipata compound has registered 64 cases. Ministry of Health spokesperson Dr Maximilian Bweupu confirmed the three deaths saying two cases were in Kanyama while the other was in Chipata compound. Dr Bweupe says measures are being taken to avoid the spread of the disease. Stakeholders like Lusaka Water and Sewege Company is distributing free water to the affected compounds. The Lusaka City Council has also engaged in clearing cabbages in the Central district of Lusaka and the surrounding area. Dr Bweupu says only one case of cholera was reported at Soweto market but the victim was rushed to Kanyama Clinic. Dr Bweupe advised Lusaka residents to adhere to hygienic procedures and pay attention to the Council. The post Cholera Claims 3 Lives In Lusaka appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Coup, What Coup? the Vexing Question of How SADC and the AU Should React to Zimbabwe’s Situation

[Daily Maverick] It seems unlikely that the Zimbabwe situation – even though seeming to satisfy the elements of a coup, albeit in slow motion – will be defined as such.

[Daily Maverick] It seems unlikely that the Zimbabwe situation - even though seeming to satisfy the elements of a coup, albeit in slow motion - will be defined as such.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sassagate Reloaded – Officials Should Be Probed for Possible Malpractice – Court Panel

[Daily Maverick] While an Inter-ministerial Committee headed by Jeff Radebe, Minister in the Presidency, has overseen the signing of an implementation protocol between South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the South African Post Office (SAPO…

[Daily Maverick] While an Inter-ministerial Committee headed by Jeff Radebe, Minister in the Presidency, has overseen the signing of an implementation protocol between South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the South African Post Office (SAPO) for the payment of social grants, Sassa and Department of Social Development officials might find themselves facing criminal action for malpractice. A panel of experts appointed by the Constitutional Court in March has also asked that the court ensure that remedial action i

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Will the Barrow Administration Have Political Prisoners?

[Foroyaa] Political prisoners are those who are accused and detained or convicted for acts against or allegedly against the state. It ranges from crime against public order, sedition and treason. It may stop with a plot or failed attempt to overthrow a…

[Foroyaa] Political prisoners are those who are accused and detained or convicted for acts against or allegedly against the state. It ranges from crime against public order, sedition and treason. It may stop with a plot or failed attempt to overthrow a government.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Nigerian Air Force Personnel Visit GAF

[Foroyaa] Thirteen members of the Nigerian Air Force War College Course, visited the Gambia Armed Forces on 19th November 2017, marking their first visit to the country since the establishment of the new democracy.

[Foroyaa] Thirteen members of the Nigerian Air Force War College Course, visited the Gambia Armed Forces on 19th November 2017, marking their first visit to the country since the establishment of the new democracy.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

In the NIA 9 Case – Court Summons Defence Lawyers to Appear

[Foroyaa] The presiding Judge in the ongoing criminal trial involving former senior officers of the NIA, has made an order for Lawyers EE Chime and CE Mene, to appear in court at the next adjourned date.

[Foroyaa] The presiding Judge in the ongoing criminal trial involving former senior officers of the NIA, has made an order for Lawyers EE Chime and CE Mene, to appear in court at the next adjourned date.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘Amadou Samba Participated in the Sale of Kairaba,’ Momodou Lamin Sonko

[Foroyaa] Momodou Lamin Sonko, Country Coordinator for MA Kharafi and Sons while making clarifications on the acquisition of Kairaba Beach Hotel by the former President Yahya Jammeh, confirmed that business tycoon Amadou Samba, was indeed involved in t…

[Foroyaa] Momodou Lamin Sonko, Country Coordinator for MA Kharafi and Sons while making clarifications on the acquisition of Kairaba Beach Hotel by the former President Yahya Jammeh, confirmed that business tycoon Amadou Samba, was indeed involved in the sale of the said hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Customs Experts Converge Over Illicit Trade, Terrorism

[Foroyaa] The World Customs Organisation and the West and Central Africa Customs experts (WCA), have opened a two-day meeting in Banjul to discuss border protection from illicit trade and international terrorism.

[Foroyaa] The World Customs Organisation and the West and Central Africa Customs experts (WCA), have opened a two-day meeting in Banjul to discuss border protection from illicit trade and international terrorism.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia