Nchelenge - recounting horrific stories of rape and murder allegedly by government soldiers, thousands of refugees from the democratic republic of congo have sought safety on the zambian side of lake mweru about 6,000 congolese residents have fled across the border since late august,. Marital rape: consent, marriage, and social change in global context oxford university press release/zambia/ zam_r6_pr_domestic_violence_correctionpdf mais haddad, victims of rape and law: how the arab world laws protect the rapist not the victim,. Nancy siame, priscilla chipulu, lusaka zambia's quest to curb gender- based violence (gbv) got a jolt yesterday with reports that a policeman and a security guard were separately involved in a defilement and attempted rape cases the policeman has been arrested for allegedly defiling a. Lusaka - zambia: the assertive girl zambia (tagz) founder caroline lungu has called for stiffer punishments on rape and defilement cases in zambia in an interview yesterday, ms lungu stressed the need to reinforce current legislative laws to curb such vices across the country by providing tougher. Individuals aged 15 or younger in zambia are not legally able to consent to sexual activity, and such activity may result in prosecution for statutory rape or the equivalent local law zambia statutory rape law is violated when an individual has consensual sexual contact with a person under age 16 zambia does not have a.
Get help for relationship violence, abuse & rape speak to someone 990 - the 990 talkline is a confidential 24-hour helpline that is available toll free on the airtel, mtn, and zamtel networks throughout zambia - this helpline provides support services and links on all health issues you can chat to them about body. A zambian man convicted of raping a 14-year-old girl has been made ambassador in the fight against gender violence musician clifford dimba, known as general kanene, was sentenced to 18 years in prison for the rape in 2014 but after serving just one year of his sentence he was pardoned by zambia's. Christine chihame, mansa a seventy-one-year-old woman is unconscious at mansa general hospital in luapula province after she was allegedly raped by seven men the unknown men broke into the helpless woman's house as she was fast asleep and took turns in raping her in the early.
Zambia 2016 crime & safety report travel health and safety transportation security stolen items theft rape/sexual violence burglary carjacking hotels fraud kidnapping financial security elections riots/civil unrest oil & energy hate crimes bribery disease outbreak africa zambia africa. In addition, the law should recognize marital rape, which may be an important vehicle for hiv transmission and which does not exist currently as an offense in zambian law they have also called for stiffer, mandatory minimum sentences as a way of addressing the lenient sentences similarly, the groups have criticized the.
Important: this archived action campaign has been completed or discontinued, and the information contained in it may not be current please see take action for current and ongoing campaigns in february 2006, a thirteen year old schoolgirl, rm, was raped by her teacher, edson hakasenke when. Grade 10 and one grade nine – were arrested for allegedly raping a girl from the same school mr musonda said the incident occurred after six pupils went swimming in kafulafuta river near the boarding school on monday october 2, 2017, between 15:00 and 16:00 hours zambia daily mail share on. Ishs ix african symposium on horticultural crops importance and development of rape (brassica napus l) as a vegetable in zambia.
Meanwhile, the zambian dna has commended the zambia police service for the professional manner they have conducted themselves, during the period of the invocation of article 31 that has given them more powers to deal with lawbreakers zambian dna spokesperson spuki mulemwa says there have. Zambia must review and strengthen its laws in the wake of the prevalence of domestic and sexual violence, which are higher than the global average. The copperbelt model of integrated care for survivors of rape and defilement: testing the feasibility of police provision of emergency contraceptive pills jill keesbury, population council zambia mary zama, population council zambia sudha shreeniwas, independent consultant.
Dear editor, never in the history of crime have rape cases been so rampant in a nation like this one, inspite being declared a christian nation hardly a day passes without reading from newspapers or hearing from the radio or television about rape cases what is so perturbing is the fact that three quarters. Customary law marriage in zambia 7 namwezi chisanga – medical negligence in zambia: the laws response and its effectiveness 8 medrian simunyola – an analysis of the legal framework on the law of rape in relation to married couples in zambia 9 chance hapwaya – a comparative analysis of. Pf govt brings israeli firm to grow rape and tomatoes march 14, 2017 13:32 lungu inspects vegetable field in israel the pf government has brought an israeli company to start growing vegetables such as tomatoes and poultry products (chickens and eggs) agriculture minister dora siliya met the israeli delegation from.