Illegal fishing in Lake Ngami is a threat to species and local livelihoods and any move against it could spark conflict with Zambia and the DRC, reports Lawrence Seretse
Freelance journalist, Wilson Pondamali and media scholar, Clayson Hamasaka, are scheduled to re-appear in court within five days of each other, the Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) has learnt.
FAIR will host a southern Africa regional conference on “Investigating Extractive Industries” during 13-15 August 2012 in Lusaka, Zambia.
Zambia is Africa’s top copper producer and it is in the midst of a spectacular boom. The scale of international investment – a reported $6bn – means Zambia will soon ‘overtake’ Australia and Indonesia to become the world’s fifth largest copper producer. Continue reading Are Zambians about to get their dues from foreign miners?