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  • 03:17 'Drop The Cigarette And Wait Until You Are 21': Uganda's New Law

    'Drop The Cigarette And Wait Until You Are 21': Uganda's New Law

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    Uganda has passed a bill that bans smoking in public places. The country's Parliament has also increased the minimum smoking age limit to 21 and restricted advertising of cigarettes. The new law aims to provide 100% smoke free environments as a way for di

  • 03:38 Ugandan Conservationists Call For Stringent Hunting Laws

    Ugandan Conservationists Call For Stringent Hunting Laws

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    Conservationists in Uganda say hunting wildlife for sport needs to come under greater scrutiny. This comes following the controversial killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe by an American big game hunter. CCTV'S Isabel Nakirya reports.

  • 00:32 Egypt Approves New Tough Anti-terrorism Laws

    Egypt Approves New Tough Anti-terrorism Laws

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    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has approved stringent new counter-terrorism laws in the country - to fight a growing Islamist insurgency. ISIL affiliated militants have been a growing threat in Egypt in recent months. The laws establish special c

  • 02:03 South Africans Fear Proposed Reforms May Erode Ownership Rights

    South Africans Fear Proposed Reforms May Erode Ownership Rights

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    There are fears that the proposed new copyright and patent laws in South Africa could erode the rights of artists and inventors. Under the current Copyright Act, authors of literary, artistic and musical works enjoy copyright protection for life, and 50 y

  • 02:15 Employers In Zimbabwe Challenge Labour Laws

    Employers In Zimbabwe Challenge Labour Laws

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    Employers in Zimbabwe have challenged amendments to recently enacted labour laws to court. In August, Zimbabwe's legislators passed laws which stopped arbitrary dismissals on short notice, reversing a Supreme Court ruling that had sparked a wave of termin

  • 01:46 Zimbabwe Ministers Split Over Deadline For Compliance Of Investment Laws

    Zimbabwe Ministers Split Over Deadline For Compliance Of Investment Laws

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    Controversy continues to stoke Zimbabwe's empowerment laws. This time after two cabinet minister issued conflicting messages about changes to the legislation which requires all foreign own companies to cede at least 51 percent shareholding to locals

  • 01:47 Zimbabwe Ministers Split Over Deadline For Compliance Of Investment Laws

    Zimbabwe Ministers Split Over Deadline For Compliance Of Investment Laws

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    In Zimbabwe where controversy continues to stoke the country's empowerment laws. This time after two cabinet minister issued conflicting messages about changes to the legislation which requires all foreign own companies to cede at least 51 percent shareho