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08-Jul-2021 to 00:10

Zambia: Kaunda interred despite burial site controversy

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — The Zambian government proceeded with the burial of the country's founding president Kenneth Kaunda on Wednesday despite a pending court case in which the late nationalist’s family challenged the decision to inter him away from his farm.

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07-Jul-2021 to 06:30

Zambia: Kaunda burial hit by feud

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — The burial of Zambia’s founding president Kenneth Kaunda hangs in the balance after some members of his family petitioned the court on Tuesday to stop the government from burying him at a graveyard for presidents.

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05-Jul-2021 to 13:57

S/Africa pays tribute to Kenneth Kaunda - Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa's Sport, Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa paid tribute to Zambia’s late founding president Kenneth Kaunda for fighting against colonial rule in Africa.

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02-Jul-2021 to 11:55

S/Africa: Ramaphosa attends Kaunda’s memorial service

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa is on Friday attending the state funeral of Zambia’s founding president Kenneth Kaunda who died of pneumonia in June at a Lusaka hospital.

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02-Jul-2021 to 11:43

Poignant send-off for Zambia's Kaunda

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Several foreign dignitaries joined Zambians for the state funeral of the country’s first post-independence president Kenneth Kaunda.

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18-Jun-2021 to 15:09

Kaunda 'one of architects' of S/Africa’s democracy - Mbeki

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Zambia’s late founding President Kenneth Kaunda was on Friday described as “one of the architects of South Africa’s democracy” by former President Thabo Mbeki of South Africa.

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18-Jun-2021 to 14:14

“A deep, sad loss”, Ramaphosa mourns former Zambian leader

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday paid tribute to the late former Zambian President Kenneth Kaunda for his tireless efforts to free his own country from British colonialism and endless moral, political and material support to end apartheid in this country, saying his passing was a “deep, sad loss.”

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