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Offshore Magazine
Spectrum outlines goals for frontier Mozambique 2D seismic surveyOffshore staff WOKING, UK – Spectrum has received Tender Area 2 covering the s
Spectrum outlines goals for frontier Mozambique 2D seismic survey
Offshore Magazine / Posted 2 hours ago
Offshore staff WOKING, UK – Spectrum has received Tender Area 2 covering the southern Rovuma and northeastern Zambezi basins offshore Mozambique, and has proposed a long-offset Broadband 2D multi-client seismic survey. This will be a variable grid... Read more
18h
New Zimbabwe
AfDB advisers in $4bn Batoka projectappointed them as the lead financial arranger on this project,” Munyaradzi Muno
AfDB advisers in $4bn Batoka project
New Zimbabwe / Posted 18 hours ago
appointed them as the lead financial arranger on this project,” Munyaradzi Munodawafa, Chief Executive Officer of Zambezi River Authority, said Tuesday in Victoria Falls after touring Batoka Gorge. The authority intends to build it on the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
‘It was horrific’: How Zimbabwe’s upheaval pushed this white farming family too farMark McKinnon said. “I didn’t breathe until the airplane was taxiing out. We a
‘It was horrific’: How Zimbabwe’s upheaval pushed this white farming family too far
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
Mark McKinnon said. “I didn’t breathe until the airplane was taxiing out. We all broke down when we flew over the Zambezi River. We knew it was the last time. And then we knew we were safe. We all had a good cry.” Land reform has always... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Batoka Project Cost Down U.S.$2 BillionThe projected cost of the proposed Batoka Gorge Hydro-electric scheme on the Za
Batoka Project Cost Down U.S.$2 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The projected cost of the proposed Batoka Gorge Hydro-electric scheme on the Zambezi River has been revised downwards from $6 billion to $4 billion. The revision comes as the Zimbabwe and Zambian governments intensified work on the project. Both... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
AfDB appointed advisers in $4bn Batoka projectappointed them as the lead financial arranger on this project,” Munyaradzi Muno
AfDB appointed advisers in $4bn Batoka project
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
appointed them as the lead financial arranger on this project,” Munyaradzi Munodawafa, Chief Executive Officer of Zambezi River Authority, said Tuesday in Victoria Falls after touring Batoka Gorge. The authority intends to build it on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chinese Foundation Fights Poachers in Zimbabwe With Eagle Eyesof the Foundation a year ago, it had managed to acquire anti-poaching equipment
Chinese Foundation Fights Poachers in Zimbabwe With Eagle Eyes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of the Foundation a year ago, it had managed to acquire anti-poaching equipment that include a small boat to patrol in the Zambezi River and a two-seat microlight aircraft to conduct surveillance in the 2,196-square-kilometer game reserve. "The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Drama aplenty as GTC hits the CapeGTI) and Mandla Mdakane (VW Motorsport Golf GTi). In Race 2, Shaun Duminy (SMD
Drama aplenty as GTC hits the Cape
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
GTI) and Mandla Mdakane (VW Motorsport Golf GTi). In Race 2, Shaun Duminy (SMD Ford Focus ST) chased Rowe home, followed by Smalberger. In the final race, however, Mdakane made it a works VW 1-2, trailed by Mark Du Toit (GTCX Zambezi Auto BM... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Winky D to Headline One Love Tour in Botswanawas brought back with the intention of growing and making it a successful event
Winky D to Headline One Love Tour in Botswana
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
was brought back with the intention of growing and making it a successful event that will be held annually. It was held at Zambezi Towers Roof Top and the turn up was a success. Due to that we intend to bring it back this summer," Merafhe reve... Read more
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PhysOrg
Camera traps reveal extraordinary wildlifeand caracals to a hyena holding an elephant's trunk… Situated in a region wher
Camera traps reveal extraordinary wildlife
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
and caracals to a hyena holding an elephant's trunk… Situated in a region where five African countries converge, Kavango Zambezi (KAZA) Transfrontier Conservation Area, is the largest of its kind in the world. Despite its enormous strategic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Valombola Training Centre Shineswon five medals of which three were gold and two were silver, and the water uti
Valombola Training Centre Shines
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
won five medals of which three were gold and two were silver, and the water utility also scooped the Prime Minister's Cup. Zambezi Vocational Training College was third with four and one silver medal, and it was awarded the cup that was sponsored... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zambezi Parents Worried About Teachers' StrikeSOME parents in the Zambezi region expressed concern over the nationwide strike
Zambezi Parents Worried About Teachers' Strike
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
SOME parents in the Zambezi region expressed concern over the nationwide strike the teachers are planning to embark upon. They say that although they are sympathetic with the teachers' plight, the latter should consider the negative impact the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Colm Murphy announces shock retirement newsarise. "It's not been an easy decision, but I had to have a chat with myself a
Colm Murphy announces shock retirement news
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
arise. "It's not been an easy decision, but I had to have a chat with myself and you have to be realistic. "It was a business decision at the end of the day." Murphy revealed Black Zambezi could be his final runner at Gowran Park on Saturday w... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Desperate Zambezi Farmers Seek Solar Water PumpFARMERS at the Muketela village in the Zambezi region are calling for governmen
Desperate Zambezi Farmers Seek Solar Water Pump
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
FARMERS at the Muketela village in the Zambezi region are calling for government assistance to install a solar water pump for their livestock. Natural water sources are drying up in the Zambezi region due to the drought, leaving 35 cattle posts with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Dogg Finally Gets Smart Cutto set the example and get the 'smart cut' myself," said The Dogg. The musicia
The Dogg Finally Gets Smart Cut
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
to set the example and get the 'smart cut' myself," said The Dogg. The musician has been travelling throughout the Khomas, Zambezi and Oshana regions, giving information at live performances and also doing social mobilisation at tertiary... Read more
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Daily Maverick
amaBhungane: Threat to Africa’s elephants a headache for CoP17of 85%” in the Sioma-Ngwezi National Park in the south-west of the country. It
amaBhungane: Threat to Africa’s elephants a headache for CoP17
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
of 85%” in the Sioma-Ngwezi National Park in the south-west of the country. It found that Sioma-Ngwezi and Lower West Zambezi Game Management Area are “very unstable” and that the elephant population is “rapidly decreasing”. Elephant numbers... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Namibia fights to resume raw ivory tradetwo years of trying to get permission. His American client had paid for permit
Namibia fights to resume raw ivory trade
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
two years of trying to get permission. His American client had paid for permits to hunt in three conservancies in the Zambezi Region - over woodland savannah with some open flood plains as well as thick forest near the Chobe river. He wanted... Read more
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SKY News
Hunter argues he is 'helping elephants survive'two years of trying to get permission. His American client had paid for permit
Hunter argues he is 'helping elephants survive'
SKY News / Posted 7 days ago
two years of trying to get permission. His American client had paid for permits to hunt in three conservancies in the Zambezi Region - over woodland savannah with some open flood plains as well as thick forest near the Chobe river. He wanted... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Zoo hippos going on vacationCOLORADO SPRING, Colo - The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is losing about 6,000 pounds.
Zoo hippos going on vacation
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 days ago
COLORADO SPRING, Colo - The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is losing about 6,000 pounds. The zoo’s 2 hippo sisters Zambezi and Kasai will be heading to Springfield, Missouri, while construction begins on their new exhibit. The new aquatics exhibit will be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AKA Flies in Tomorrow for Shoko Festivalof the Year" at the 18th South African Music Awards (SAMA) South African equiva
AKA Flies in Tomorrow for Shoko Festival
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
of the Year" at the 18th South African Music Awards (SAMA) South African equivalent to the Grammys. Meanwhile DStv's Zambezi Magic Channel is partnering with the Festival, partly to provide financial support and provide a platform for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ziff Promises Film Lovers Fireworksfor all hip-hop heads both old and young," Mjanana said. The festival will thi
Ziff Promises Film Lovers Fireworks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
for all hip-hop heads both old and young," Mjanana said. The festival will this year co-host the Awards Night with MNet's Zambezi Magic. Various Awards will also be presented to eligible films in different categories, including the popular... Read more
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asianage
Such is life, coming full circlespirits. I love exploring places and Europe is my favourite destination. I was
Such is life, coming full circle
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
spirits. I love exploring places and Europe is my favourite destination. I was recently on a river rafting trail at River Zambezi, and it has been one of the wildest things I have ever done. It was fun, though I wouldn’t recommend it to anyone,”... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nation Faces Electricity Disasteracross the country, Zimbabwe turned to regional power utilities to augment poor
Nation Faces Electricity Disaster
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
across the country, Zimbabwe turned to regional power utilities to augment poor production. In December last year, the Zambezi River Authority, responsible for the management of water in the Zambezi River basin from which both Zimbabwe and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
VP Mphoko Meets S. African Investorscomplete the project, which is part of the solution to Bulawayo's perennial wat
VP Mphoko Meets S. African Investors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
complete the project, which is part of the solution to Bulawayo's perennial water problems and robust agricultural development in the province. The project is a major component of the long-awaited National Matabeleland Zambezi Water Project (NMZ... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'It's Safe to Invest in Mozambique' - Nyusialthough there are several large scale projects on the drawing board. One of th
'It's Safe to Invest in Mozambique' - Nyusi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
although there are several large scale projects on the drawing board. One of these is for a new dam at Mpanda Nkua on the Zambezi river, about 60 kilometres downstream from the existing dam at Cahora Bassa. He explained that Mpanda Nkua could be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Renamo Strikes On Caia-Marromeu Roadthe Renamo fighters. This was the first time Renamo had appeared on the Caia-M
Renamo Strikes On Caia-Marromeu Road
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
the Renamo fighters. This was the first time Renamo had appeared on the Caia-Marromeu road, which runs parallel to the Zambezi river. Up until now, there had been no armed escort for vehicles using the road. But that is now changing. Macuacua... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DTA Prepares for 2019 ElectionsWe are still looking at the funding and budget," he stated. Ngaringombe said t
DTA Prepares for 2019 Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
We are still looking at the funding and budget," he stated. Ngaringombe said the party has identified the Kavango East, Zambezi, Oshana, Hardap, Kunene south and Khomas regions as the first areas in which the phased mobilisation would take... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ziff Unveils Films for 2016 Festivaloff the ZIFF 2016 extravaganza will be the traditional Awards Night, this year
Ziff Unveils Films for 2016 Festival
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
off the ZIFF 2016 extravaganza will be the traditional Awards Night, this year hosted in partnership with MNet's Zambezi Magic. Various awards will also be presented to eligible films in different categories, including the popular... Read more
8d
Unicef
Preventing measles and rubella in Namibia's remote communitiesmeasles and rubella in Namibia's remote communities By Tapuwa Loreen Mutseyekw
Preventing measles and rubella in Namibia's remote communities
Unicef / Posted 8 days ago
measles and rubella in Namibia's remote communities By Tapuwa Loreen Mutseyekwa Like hundreds of men and women in the Zambezi region of Namibia, Jackson and Rosemary Muhanda make their living off of Lake Liambezi. But the remote shores of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Meatco's Mobile Slaughter Unit a Successearlier this year that it will no longer operate abattoirs at Oshakati in the O
Meatco's Mobile Slaughter Unit a Success
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
earlier this year that it will no longer operate abattoirs at Oshakati in the Oshana region and Katima Mulilo in the Zambezi region, after experiencing operational losses of close to N$43 million during the 2014/2015 financial year. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Comedy thrives in Zimbabwe's dark timesbut also to think about our problems at the same time," said Sam Monro, or Comr
Comedy thrives in Zimbabwe's dark times
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
but also to think about our problems at the same time," said Sam Monro, or Comrade Fatso, a stand-up comedian who runs Zambezi News, a satirical social media show on current affairs. In everyday life, the state of this once-prosperous... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Comedy thrives as Zimbabwe falls apartbut also to think about our problems at the same time," said Sam Monro, or Comr
Comedy thrives as Zimbabwe falls apart
New Zimbabwe / Posted 9 days ago
but also to think about our problems at the same time," said Sam Monro, or Comrade Fatso, a stand-up comedian who runs Zambezi News, a satirical social media show on current affairs.Advertisement In everyday life, the state of this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mopane Trees Threatened in the Zambezido so without taking into account the irreversible damage to the environment.
Mopane Trees Threatened in the Zambezi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
do so without taking into account the irreversible damage to the environment. He said this has become a concern in the Zambezi region, especially in the Katima Mulilo rural constituency. "Deforestation has many negative effects on the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Reader travel tips: How to fool a pickpocket in Parisin three different camps for three nights at a time in the Okavango Delta, then
Reader travel tips: How to fool a pickpocket in Paris
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
in three different camps for three nights at a time in the Okavango Delta, then three nights on Sindabezi Island in the Zambezi River. I was the oldest guest at each of the camps and was treated like a VIP, especially on two nights when I was... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Zim’s wildlife: A personal experienceconvincing myself that I was sure going to get a view of elephants and other wi
Zim’s wildlife: A personal experience
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 13 days ago
convincing myself that I was sure going to get a view of elephants and other wild animals when we arrived and visited the Zambezi River. To my disappointment, all we saw was elephant dung here and there, a sign of the gentle giants’ presence, and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Learning of the birds and the beastsWindhoek - I’m not a morning person, but with the Zambezi River a flycast from
Learning of the birds and the beasts
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Windhoek - I’m not a morning person, but with the Zambezi River a flycast from my private poolside lounger, fish eagles crying, and hippos grunting - how could I not take in the sunrise with a cup of good filter coffee. The aptly named Cascade... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Lungu Inauguration Goes Live in Six Nationson television in six southern Africa countries. The proceedings at National He
President Lungu Inauguration Goes Live in Six Nations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
on television in six southern Africa countries. The proceedings at National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka will be watched on Zambezi Magic Dstv channel 160 by audiences in Malawi, Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Botswana, Namibia and Zambia. "The beaming of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Weather Forecast for Southern Africa Predicts Good Rainfall This Seasonchange in the rainfall patterns and its impact on livelihoods and economic sect
Weather Forecast for Southern Africa Predicts Good Rainfall This Season
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
change in the rainfall patterns and its impact on livelihoods and economic sectors. River Basin Organisations such as the Zambezi Watercourse Commission, Limpopo Watercourse Commission and Orange-Senqu River Commission are strengthening data and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zim's Wildlife - a Personal Experienceconvincing myself that I was sure going to get a view of elephants and other wi
Zim's Wildlife - a Personal Experience
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
convincing myself that I was sure going to get a view of elephants and other wild animals when we arrived and visited the Zambezi River. To my disappointment, all we saw were bits of elephant dung here and there, a sign of the gentle giants'... Read more
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iol.co.za
Paradise on a floating walkwaythe surreal experience of leaving Pietermaritzburg aboard an Airlink jet in the
Paradise on a floating walkway
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
the surreal experience of leaving Pietermaritzburg aboard an Airlink jet in the morning and skimming along the Chobe, then Zambezi rivers around lunchtime. Five minutes from the airport and you’re at the Botswana border post on the banks of the... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Campus anthropology professor emerita Elizabeth Colson dies at 99of more than seven decades, Colson studied the impact of resettlement on the To
Campus anthropology professor emerita Elizabeth Colson dies at 99
The Daily Californian / Posted 17 days ago
of more than seven decades, Colson studied the impact of resettlement on the Tonga people, who were displaced from the Zambezi river valley in Zambia by the construction of the Kariba Dam. “We went for a day to villages where she had worked... Read more
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AdWeek
World Surf League Tries Comedy in Ads Starring the Sport's Offbeat CharactersThe World Surf League catches a whole new wave with "Beach Breaks," a series of
World Surf League Tries Comedy in Ads Starring the Sport's Offbeat Characters
AdWeek / Posted 18 days ago
The World Surf League catches a whole new wave with "Beach Breaks," a series of comedy shorts from agency Zambezi and director Peter Miller. Unlike past WSL efforts that focused on the inherent drama and chaos of surfing, the new work casts the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two Decomposed Bodies, Burned Car Found in Bwabwatain the park that day, some 20 kilometres east of Divundu police checkpoint in t
Two Decomposed Bodies, Burned Car Found in Bwabwata
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
in the park that day, some 20 kilometres east of Divundu police checkpoint in the bushes not far from the Trans Caprivi-Zambezi Highway - perhaps less than 20 metres from the road - they detected some clothes lying about. After walking a few... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Water Woes Dog BingaBulawayo — Binga District, a community lying adjacent to the mighty Zambezi Riv
Water Woes Dog Binga
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Bulawayo — Binga District, a community lying adjacent to the mighty Zambezi River, is facing serious water woes and villagers have to travel for up to 30 kilometres to get water. Minister of State for Matabeleland North Provincial Affairs Cde Cain... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Muti or Medicine Debate ContinuesDr Tueumuna said Kavango, Omusati, Ohangwena, Oshikoto and Oshana regions each
Muti or Medicine Debate Continues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Dr Tueumuna said Kavango, Omusati, Ohangwena, Oshikoto and Oshana regions each has one traditional healer per 500 people. Zambezi has one traditional healer for every 300 people and Katutura in Windhoek has one for 1 000 people. "Therefore to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Dara O'Briain: 'Video games are catnip to kids... it's unavoidable at my house'adventures, of course, could include ‘facing death by crocodile’ after a Comic
Dara O'Briain: 'Video games are catnip to kids... it's unavoidable at my house'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
adventures, of course, could include ‘facing death by crocodile’ after a Comic Relief boat trip on Africa’s raging Zambezi River in 2013 went badly wrong. “What I gathered afterwards was that they had already sent for the helicopter to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rain Prospects - the Good, the Bad, and the Not So Prettyof South Africa, as well as western parts of Lesotho have increased chances of
Rain Prospects - the Good, the Bad, and the Not So Pretty
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
of South Africa, as well as western parts of Lesotho have increased chances of normal to above-normal rainfall, while the Zambezi Region, south-easternmost Angola, the south-western half of Zimbabwe and eastern half of Botswana, most of northern... Read more
24d
AllAfrica.com
Mujuru Whets Binga's Appetiteafter unveiling a potentially life-changing irrigation project for the perennia
Mujuru Whets Binga's Appetite
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
after unveiling a potentially life-changing irrigation project for the perennially dry district to tap into the mighty Zambezi River. Binga, despite its proximity to the Zambezi, suffers from acute food and water shortages every year, hence... Read more
24d
AllAfrica.com
Women Film Festival Ends On High Notemeant to focus on telling stories of women in a positive manner through filming
Women Film Festival Ends On High Note
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
meant to focus on telling stories of women in a positive manner through filming and imagery. The festival also saw DStv's Zambezi Magic channel co-sponsoring as it focused on women empowerment. During the fete 56 films were screened at five... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Mujuru whets Binga’s appetiteafter unveiling a potentially life-changing irrigation project for the perennia
Mujuru whets Binga’s appetite
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 25 days ago
after unveiling a potentially life-changing irrigation project for the perennially dry district to tap into the mighty Zambezi River. BY EVERSON MUSHAVA Binga, despite its proximity to the Zambezi, suffers from acute food and water shortages... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fourteen Livestock RecoveredFOURTEEN head of cattle stolen on Sunday were recovered at the Liselo village a
Fourteen Livestock Recovered
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
FOURTEEN head of cattle stolen on Sunday were recovered at the Liselo village along the Wenela border post in the Zambezi region on Monday. Six cows and eight oxen went missing from Mubiza area, 20 kilometres west of Katima Mulilo on... Read more
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