National Inaugural Prosecutors Conference, Zambia

AGA-Africa Programme International Advisor, John Edozie, and Country Coordinator for Zambia Dr. Freda Mwamba-Brazle, represented the Programme’s leadership at the National Inaugural Prosecutors Conference on 21st-25th August, 2023, where distinguished delegates converged for Zambia’s first nationwide prosecutors’ conference in Livingstone, Zambia. The five-day conference themed ‘Prosecutorial Excellence in Economic and Financial Crimes in the Digital […]

Train of Trainers Training, Zambia

AGA-Africa Programme’s International Advisor John Edozie and the Programme Director and Country Coordinator for Kenya, Chukukere Unamba-Oprah, represented the Programme’s leadership at the Train of Trainers Training workshop on 24th July- 4th August, 2023 where distinguished delegates converged at the Livingstone, Zambia. The AGA-Africa Programme was proud to sponsor the five-day workshop in partnership with […]

National Prosecution Authority, Zambia receives Law and Democracy Books Shipment from Books For Africa in partnership with Thomson Reuters Foundation and AGA-Africa Programme, Zambia

The AGA-Africa Programme partnered with Books For Africa and the Thomson Reuters Foundation to donate books valued at over seventy thousand US Dollars (US$70,000) to the National Prosecution Authority, Zambia. The handover ceremony took place on 27th March, 2023 at Protea Hotel, in Lusaka, Zambia. The ceremony was attended by Gilbert Phiri S.C, Director Public […]

Cyber, Economic and Financial Crimes Training with the Judiciary of Zambia

Overcoming economic and financial crime is crucial to Africa’s development agenda. Detection and prevention of economic and financial crimes is a priority for law enforcement institutions. Against the backdrop of a recently enacted Cyber Security and Cyber Crimes Act number 2 of 2021 aimed at bringing the cybercrime enforcement mechanism up to speed with emerging […]

Cybersecurity Training in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Commission and the Bankers Association of Zambia

In the past few years, the Bankers Association of Zambia has deployed real time instant payment channels, which has brought in efficiencies on online, point of payments mobile payment channels. Unfortunately, this has attracted frauds and cyber-attacks which is affecting trust and confidence in these innovations. As part of its efforts to fight cybercrime, AGA-Africa, […]

Advanced Wildlife Crime Investigative Techniques with the Wildlife Investigators Training Alliance and the Department of National Parks and Wildlife, Zambia

Zambia is home to a diversity of wildlife species and serves as a source country for big cats, pangolins, hippos, reptile skins and tortoises. As a critical transit hub for export to international markets, Zambia’s transport is led by sophisticated criminal syndicates that traffic these commodities and threaten the rule of law, global economic and […]

Procurement Corruption and Fraud-Management of Informers and Contacts Training in Collaboration with the Anti-Corruption Commission of Zambia, Zambia

Procurement fraud has in the recent past, emerged as a high-risk operational issue affecting not only institutions but also the economic stability of countries across Africa. Procurement fraudulent practices are now highly prevalent in most procurement entities in the continent affecting most sectors of the economy. To facilitate capacity building, AGA-Africa collaborated with the Anti-Corruption […]

Forensic Sciences and Examination of Digital Devices Workshop in Collaboration with Zambia Police and the Anti-Corruption Commission of Zambia

Cybercrime trends are ever evolving and skills in data forensics, examination of digital devices and laboratory analysis are necessary to assist law enforcement officials in the fight against these crimes. In its efforts to build capacity, AGA-Africa in partnership with the Zambia Police and the Anti-Corruption Commission of Zambia held a three-day “Forensic Sciences and […]

Cybercrime Laws and Treaties, Security and Investigation Workshop

[cmsmasters_row][cmsmasters_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsmasters_text shortcode_id=”0dr4lt4fw” animation_delay=”0″] The world has experienced significant technological advancements in the last decade which have led to a major shift in the way of life for most people around the globe. Most day to day activities are being carried out online including financial transactions. Despite the numerous advantages that online transactions present, there […]

Asset Recovery (Forfeiture) Workshop in collaboration with the National Prosecution Authority of Zambia

[cmsmasters_row][cmsmasters_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsmasters_text shortcode_id=”0dr4lt4fw” animation_delay=”0″] Asset forfeiture and recovery is an important part of cases involving financial crimes such as money laundering, fraud, corruption, human trafficking and in other offenses where the government can identify tools and means used to facilitate criminal activity. Zambia, through the National Prosecution Authority, is making strides in the identification, confiscation, […]