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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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    12-Nov-2017 to 16:57

    Zambia: Two European tourists killed by charging elephant

    APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — An Elephant has trampled to death two European tourists on an expedition in Zambia’s busy tourism hub of Livingston, eyewitness accounts said.

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    29-Oct-2017 to 19:20

    Huge fire destroys Lusaka’s main market

    APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — A huge fire has destroyed much of Lusaka’s biggest market, three months after it was gutted by a fierce inferno.

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