African Development Bank must protect people from extreme weather related crises on the continent

African Finance ministers meeting this week at the Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank (AfDB) must step up and respond to the super-El Niño events ravaging East and Southern Africa, said Oxfam. Over 50 million people face food shortages across Eastern, Horn and Southern Africa due to poor harvests last season and extreme El

NGOCC in ‘Ending early marriages’ project

SITEMBILE SIWAWA, Lusaka THE Non-Governmental Organisations Coordinating Council (NGOCC) has embarked on a community project dubbed ‘Ending early marriages’ in Luapula and Northern provinces. In a statement, NGOCC executive director Engwase Mwale said the organisation has been prompted to carry out the project in the two provinces due to the high number of girls married