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    • Kenyatta leads tribute to fallen Kenyan multiparty icon

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday led Kenyans in paying emotional tributes to Kenneth Matiba, a revered icon of the fight for multiparty democracy in what became known as the se...

    • Big diamond discovered in Botswana

      APA-Gaborone(Botswana) — Diamond miner Lucara Diamond Corp late Thursday announced the recovery of a 472 carat, top light brown gem diamond, the third largest diamond ever discovered from its 100% owned Ka...

    • SADC picks Chissano as Madagascar crisis mediator

      APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The 15-nation Southern African Development Community (SADC) has picked Mozambique's former president-cum diplomat Joaquim Chissano to mediate in Madagascar’s political crisis.

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    23-Mar-2018 to 13:25

    Zambian President's opponents begin impeachment proceeding

    APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia’s main opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) has filed a motion in parliament seeking to impeach President Edgar Lungu in the latest attempt to remove him from the presidency over alleged impropriety, APA learnt here on Friday.

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    20-Mar-2018 to 18:16

    Zambian President Lungu taken ill - Report

    APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia’s President Edgar Lungu has not been seen in public for more than a week, fueling reports that he is bedridden with a worsening stomach ache.

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    12-Jan-2018 to 10:02

    Riots break out in Zambian capital over vending ban

    APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Violence broke out in the Zambian capital’s densely populated Kanyama neighbourhood on Friday as vendors protested a curfew and ban on street vending that were imposed by the government.

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    03-Jan-2018 to 10:36

    Zambian foreign minister resigns

    APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambian Foreign Minister Harry Kalaba has resigned, citing what he termed “swelling levels of corruption” in the administration of President Edgar Lungu.

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    25-Dec-2017 to 13:29

    Zambian leader pardons 125 prisoners

    APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambian President Edgar Lungu has used a prerogative of mercy vested in him as the country’s leader to pardon 125 prisoners in the forgiving spirit of Christmas.

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    02-Dec-2017 to 14:30

    Zambia: Opposition roasts police over denied permit

    APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia’s opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has criticized the police for denying it a permit to hold a political meeting in the northern town of Chingola.

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    22-Nov-2017 to 18:49

    Mugabe rejected Zambia offer of exile - President Lungu

    APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambian President Edgar Lungu has disclosed that his offer of exile to Robert Mugabe was rejected by the former leader of Zimbabwe during a protracted succession crisis.

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