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DRC journalist jailed after story on Chinese-run hospital

New York, February 15, 2013–Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo should release pending appeal a journalist who was sentenced to six months in prison in December on defamation charges, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. The journalist was … read more »

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Farmers press Govt to formalise exports to DRC

COMMERCIAL and small-scale farmers in the border town of Chililabombwe have appealed to the Government to put some measures in place to facilitate formal export trade between Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Chililabombwe District administration officer Frank … read more »

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Zambia Concerned About DRC Conflict Spillover

Zambia has expressed concern that the ongoing conflict in the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) could spill over into its territory and other countries in the region. “We are very worried because this thing can engulf the whole region … read more »

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Zambia’s exports to DRC expected to hit US $2bn

By Post ZAMBIA’S exports to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are this year set to hit US $2 billion from US $1.2 billion achieved last year, commerce minister Felix Mutati disclosed yesterday. DRC is Zambia’s biggest trading partner in … read more »

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