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Egypt Criminal Court sentences two Al Jazeera Journalists to death

The Egyptian Criminal Court sentenced our colleagues Ibrahim Helal, former director of news at Al Jazeera’s Arabic channel, and Alaa Sablan, identified by the prosecution as an Al Jazeera journalist,  to death on Saturday, 18 June 2016. The two journalists were falsely accused of wrongdoing under what is known as “The Espionage Case,, together with the deposed former president Mohamed

Lafarge Zambia launches its Kumanga Franchise initiative to promote entrepreneurship

Lafarge Zambia Plc launched its Kumanga Franchise initiative which will enable new customers to become sole distributors of Lafarge Zambia’s cement brands and other building materials such as brick force wire, tile fix and steel rods. This franchise is commercial strategy which fits well with Lafarge Zambia’s strategy of enhancing customer experience through the establishment

IBA cautions media houses

Broadcasting media houses in the Country have been cautioned to exercise prudence in their coverage as campaigns for the August elections heighten. The Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA) is advising broadcasting media houses to keep in mind that they have a role to play in promoting peace during and after the general elections. IBA Director General

Security guard brutally murdered

A Senegalese national in Ndola has allegedly shot a security guard in five times in his head killing him instantly. The suspect also injured himself in the process. Copperbelt police Commissioner Charity Katanga confirmed this in a telephone interview. She said the incident happened at 11:45 hours on Sunday at Dola Hill shopping area. Katanga identified