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AllAfrica.com
President Lungu Has His Work Cut Out for Himelection attention was focused on some of the major infrastructure projects rol
President Lungu Has His Work Cut Out for Him
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
election attention was focused on some of the major infrastructure projects rolled out by Lungu's predecessor, the late Michael Sata. While Lungu's supporters could point to his accomplishments, few gave serious thought to the debt Zambia has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
You Reap What You Sow: Lessons From Zambia's Electionsthe UPND. I still contend, as I did then, that the worst miscalculation in Zam
You Reap What You Sow: Lessons From Zambia's Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the UPND. I still contend, as I did then, that the worst miscalculation in Zambia's election history was the election of Michael Sata and PF. The record is there for all to see and to a large degree persists in the PF to this day. Not only did... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Zambia's Lungu faces battle to restore economic growthconsultancy Premier Consult. Saasa believes that Lungu, who first took office
Zambia's Lungu faces battle to restore economic growth
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
consultancy Premier Consult. Saasa believes that Lungu, who first took office in January 2015 after the death of president Michael Sata, had been restricted by policies of his late predecessor. "A government policy shake-up is needed in order to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Political Unity Put to the Test By Need for Fiscal Disciplinecleavages exposed in both this election, and the snap presidential election of
Political Unity Put to the Test By Need for Fiscal Discipline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
cleavages exposed in both this election, and the snap presidential election of 2015 following the death of former President Michael Sata (which also resulted in a narrow victory for Lunga). A higher turnout (56 per cent of registered voters,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Disputed Polls - On Claims of Binned Ballots and 'Systematic Bias'for the second time. The first occasion was in January 2015, in a by-election t
Disputed Polls - On Claims of Binned Ballots and 'Systematic Bias'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
for the second time. The first occasion was in January 2015, in a by-election triggered by the death of former president Michael Sata, in which Lungu won by a little over 1.5%. This time around, Lungu officially won with 50.35% to Hichilema's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Democratic Victory or Vote Snatching?he gained the allegiance of the vastly popular Pentecostal churches. Following
Democratic Victory or Vote Snatching?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
he gained the allegiance of the vastly popular Pentecostal churches. Following in the footsteps of late President Michael Sata, Lungu used a largely distorted form of socialist rhetoric that appealed to the poorest sections of society, and... Read more
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Aljazeera
Zambia: Democratic victory or vote snatching?he gained the allegiance of the vastly popular Pentecostal churches. Following
Zambia: Democratic victory or vote snatching?
Aljazeera / Posted 9 days ago
he gained the allegiance of the vastly popular Pentecostal churches. Following in the footsteps of late President Michael Sata, Lungu used a largely distorted form of socialist rhetoric that appealed to the poorest sections of society, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#ZambiaDecides On Their President and Bill of Rightsfor that, clearly. Current president, Edgar Lungu, won the last election which
#ZambiaDecides On Their President and Bill of Rights
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
for that, clearly. Current president, Edgar Lungu, won the last election which took place after the sitting president, Michael Sata passed away. He won the emergency election by just 27, 000 votes, which could be one of the reasons why the 50%... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zambia Arrests 133 Protesters After Contested Electionpower last year when he beat Hichilema by fewer than 28,000 votes in a snap ele
Zambia Arrests 133 Protesters After Contested Election
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
power last year when he beat Hichilema by fewer than 28,000 votes in a snap election after the death in office of President Michael Sata. Sign up here to receive daily email alerts of breaking news in Ghana, Africa. GhanaStar.com is your source for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Arrest 133 Protesters After Contested Electiondeclared. Calm has now returned following the arrests." Lungu has been in offi
Police Arrest 133 Protesters After Contested Election
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
declared. Calm has now returned following the arrests." Lungu has been in office for only 19 months after taking power last year when he beat Hichilema by fewer than 28,000 votes in a snap election after the death in office of President Michael Sa... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Zambia arrests 133 protesters after contested electionin office for only 19 months after taking power last year when he beat Hichilem
Zambia arrests 133 protesters after contested election
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 10 days ago
in office for only 19 months after taking power last year when he beat Hichilema by fewer than 28,000 votes in a snap election after the death in office of President Michael Sata. His re-election secures him another five-year term. Related Articl... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zambia Gears Up for Unsettlingly Close Electionstwo figures faced off in January 2015's presidential by-election, which was tri
Zambia Gears Up for Unsettlingly Close Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
two figures faced off in January 2015's presidential by-election, which was triggered by the death of President Michael Sata. In that contest, the ruling party won by a wafer-thin margin of 27,000 votes. This Thursday's vote looks like... Read more
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10d
AllAfrica.com
Lungu's Political Message Carries the Day in Zambiathe campaign period. Bidding anything, Lungu has been given a mandate to pursu
Lungu's Political Message Carries the Day in Zambia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
the campaign period. Bidding anything, Lungu has been given a mandate to pursue his party's policies initiated by the late Michael Sata, who died in office in 2014. The victory by Lungu essentially gives him the mandate to pursue his pro-poor... Read more
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10d
Aljazeera
Zambia arrests 133 protesters after contested electionhas been in office for only 19 months after taking power last year when he beat
Zambia arrests 133 protesters after contested election
Aljazeera / Posted 10 days ago
has been in office for only 19 months after taking power last year when he beat Hichilema by fewer than 28,000 votes in a snap election after the death in office of President Michael Sata. His re-election secures him another fi... Read more
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10d
AllAfrica.com
Hichilema - It's High Time to Fix Zambia After 5 Years of Failed Leadershipagainst. The last round of elections took place not too long ago in January 20
Hichilema - It's High Time to Fix Zambia After 5 Years of Failed Leadership
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
against. The last round of elections took place not too long ago in January 2015, following the death of former President Michael Sata of the now-ruling Patriotic Front (PF). I narrowly lost that election - by 27,000 votes to be exact - to former... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lungu Elected in Disputed Votelast year when he beat Hichilema by fewer than 28,000 votes in a snap election
Lungu Elected in Disputed Vote
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
last year when he beat Hichilema by fewer than 28,000 votes in a snap election following the death in office of president Michael Sata. His re-election will see him remain in power for another five-year term. Hundreds of Lungu's supporters, most... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zambian president Lungu re-elected in disputed voteslump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in
Zambian president Lungu re-elected in disputed vote
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
slump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in a vote last year to replace late president Michael Sata, won 50.35 percent of the vote against 47.63 for his opponent, the Election Commission of Zambia (ECZ) said on... Read more
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11d
Boston Globe
Zambia’s president reelected in close vote after violenceHichilema with a sign that read: ‘‘Rest in peace.’’ Lungu, who took office in
Zambia’s president reelected in close vote after violence
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
Hichilema with a sign that read: ‘‘Rest in peace.’’ Lungu, who took office in January 2015 after the death of President Michael Sata, won a tight election over Hichilema last year. Zambia’s record of peaceful transitions of power had been held... Read more
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11d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Zambia's Lungu re-elected as rival cries foullast year when he beat Hichilema by less than 28,000 votes in a snap election f
Zambia's Lungu re-elected as rival cries foul
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
last year when he beat Hichilema by less than 28,000 votes in a snap election following the death in office of president Michael Sata. He has been re-elected for a full five-year term. Zambia, a British colony until 1964, recorded GDP growth of... Read more
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11d
Times of Malta
Zambian president re-elected as rival says vote was riggedslump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in
Zambian president re-elected as rival says vote was rigged
Times of Malta / Posted 11 days ago
slump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in a vote last year to replace late president Michael Sata, won 50.35 percent of the vote against 47.63 for his opponent, the Election Commission of Zambia (ECZ) said... Read more
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11d
The Hamilton Journal News
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violencefor Hichilema with a sign that read: "Rest in peace." Lungu, who took office i
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violence
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 days ago
for Hichilema with a sign that read: "Rest in peace." Lungu, who took office in January 2015 after the death of President Michael Sata, won a tight election over Hichilema last year. Zambia's record of peaceful transitions of power had been held... Read more
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11d
Perth Now
Zambian president wins in disputed voteslump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in
Zambian president wins in disputed vote
Perth Now / Posted 11 days ago
slump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in a vote last year to replace late president Michael Sata, won 50.35 per cent of the vote, against 47.63 for his opponent, the Election Commission of Zambia (ECZ)... Read more
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11d
Herald Sun
Zambian president wins in disputed voteslump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in
Zambian president wins in disputed vote
Herald Sun / Posted 11 days ago
slump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in a vote last year to replace late president Michael Sata, won 50.35 per cent of the vote, against 47.63 for his opponent, the Election Commission of Zambia (ECZ)... Read more
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11d
Weekly Times
Zambian president wins in disputed voteslump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in
Zambian president wins in disputed vote
Weekly Times / Posted 11 days ago
slump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in a vote last year to replace late president Michael Sata, won 50.35 per cent of the vote, against 47.63 for his opponent, the Election Commission of Zambia (ECZ)... Read more
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11d
The Courier Mail
Zambian president wins in disputed voteslump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in
Zambian president wins in disputed vote
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
slump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in a vote last year to replace late president Michael Sata, won 50.35 per cent of the vote, against 47.63 for his opponent, the Election Commission of Zambia (ECZ)... Read more
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News.com.au
Zambian president wins in disputed voteslump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in
Zambian president wins in disputed vote
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
slump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in a vote last year to replace late president Michael Sata, won 50.35 per cent of the vote, against 47.63 for his opponent, the Election Commission of Zambia (ECZ)... Read more
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11d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Zambia's Lungu re-elected as rival cries foullast year when he beat Hichilema by less than 28,000 votes in a snap election f
Zambia's Lungu re-elected as rival cries foul
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
last year when he beat Hichilema by less than 28,000 votes in a snap election following the death in office of president Michael Sata. He has been re-elected for a full five-year term. Zambia, a British colony until 1964, recorded GDP growth of... Read more
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11d
DW
Zambia opposition rejects incumbent president's victory |by street clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu has ruled sinc
Zambia opposition rejects incumbent president's victory |
DW / Posted 11 days ago
by street clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu has ruled since 2015 following the death of President Michael Sata. He won a tight election over rival opposition leader Hichilema last year. The Carter Center, the human rights... Read more
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11d
CNBC
Zambia's president re-elected in disputed vote after violencestreet clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office i
Zambia's president re-elected in disputed vote after violence
CNBC / Posted 11 days ago
street clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in January 2015 after the death of President Michael Sata, won a tight election over Hichilema last year. Zambia's record of peaceful transitions of power had been held... Read more
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11d
Aljazeera
Zambia: President Edgar Lungu elected in disputed votehas been in office for just 19 months after he first took power last year when
Zambia: President Edgar Lungu elected in disputed vote
Aljazeera / Posted 11 days ago
has been in office for just 19 months after he first took power last year when he beat Hichilema by less than 28,000 votes in a snap election following the death in office of president Michael Sata. Lungu was re-elected to a full five-ye... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Zambia president wins controversial electionslump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in
Zambia president wins controversial election
Sky News Australia / Posted 11 days ago
slump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in a vote last year to replace late president Michael Sata, won 50.35 per cent of the vote, against 47.63 for his opponent, the Election Commission of Zambia (ECZ)... Read more
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11d
Channel NewsAsia
Zambian president Lungu re-elected in disputed voteslump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in
Zambian president Lungu re-elected in disputed vote
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
slump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in a vote last year to replace late president Michael Sata, won 50.35 percent of the vote, against 47.63 for his opponent, the Election Commission of Zambia (ECZ)... Read more
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Swissinfo
Zambian president Lungu re-elected in disputed voteslump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in
Zambian president Lungu re-elected in disputed vote
Swissinfo / Posted 11 days ago
slump due to depressed commodity prices. Lungu, who narrowly beat Hichilema in a vote last year to replace late president Michael Sata, won 50.35 percent of the vote, against 47.63 for his opponent, the Election Commission of Zambia (ECZ)... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violencestreet clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office i
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violence
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 days ago
street clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in January 2015 after the death of President Michael Sata, won a tight election over Hichilema last year. Zambia's record of peaceful transitions of power had been held... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaintsclashes, though the voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in J
Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaints
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
clashes, though the voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in January 2015 after the death of President Michael Sata, won a tight race over Hichilema in an election last year. The rules have since been changed to require a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violencestreet clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office i
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violence
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
street clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in January 2015 after the death of President Michael Sata, won a tight election over Hichilema last year. Zambia's record of peaceful transitions of power had been held... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zambia's President Lungu wins re-electionstreet clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office i
Zambia's President Lungu wins re-election
New Zimbabwe / Posted 11 days ago
street clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in January 2015 after the death of President Michael Sata, won a tight election over Hichilema last year. Zambia's record of peaceful transitions of power had been held... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violencestreet clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office i
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violence
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 days ago
street clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in January 2015 after the death of President Michael Sata, won a tight election over Hichilema last year. Zambia's record of peaceful transitions of power had been held... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violencestreet clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office i
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violence
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
street clashes, though voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in January 2015 after the death of President Michael Sata, won a tight election over Hichilema last year. Zambia's record of peaceful transitions of power had been held... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaintsclashes, though the voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in J
Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaints
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
clashes, though the voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in January 2015 after the death of President Michael Sata, won a tight race over Hichilema in an election last year. The rules have since been changed to require a... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaintsclashes, though the voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in J
Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaints
Hawaii News Now / Posted 11 days ago
clashes, though the voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in January 2015 after the death of President Michael Sata, won a tight race over Hichilema in an election last year. The rules have since been changed to require a... Read more
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11d
New Zimbabwe
Zambia Polls: rival cries foul as Lungu aheadlast year when he beat Hichilema by less than 28 000 votes in a snap election f
Zambia Polls: rival cries foul as Lungu ahead
New Zimbabwe / Posted 11 days ago
last year when he beat Hichilema by less than 28 000 votes in a snap election following the death in office of president Michael Sata. With 132 out of 156 constituencies counted, Lungu was on Monday slightly ahead with 1 454 165 votes to... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Zambia's Lungu ahead as opposition cries foullast year when he beat Hichilema by less than 28,000 votes in a snap election f
Zambia's Lungu ahead as opposition cries foul
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
last year when he beat Hichilema by less than 28,000 votes in a snap election following the death in office of president Michael Sata. With 132 out of 156 constituencies counted, Lungu was on Monday slightly ahead with 1,454,165 votes to... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Zambian president leads in election resultsclashes, though the voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in J
Zambian president leads in election results
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 days ago
clashes, though the voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in January 2015 after the death of President Michael Sata, won a tight race over Hichilema in an election last year. The rules have since been changed to require a... Read more
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11d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Zambian president leads in election resultsclashes, though the voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in J
Zambian president leads in election results
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
clashes, though the voting day was mostly peaceful. Lungu, who took office in January 2015 after the death of President Michael Sata, won a tight race over Hichilema in an election last year. The rules have since been changed to require a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zambia poll: Hichilema alleges irregularitiesby a large voter turnout, now at 56.22 percent, far above 32 percent last year,
Zambia poll: Hichilema alleges irregularities
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
by a large voter turnout, now at 56.22 percent, far above 32 percent last year, when Lungu won an election to replace Michael Sata, who died in office. The commission and Lungu's Patriotic Front have both rejected the UPND's charges that some... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Zambia's Lungu leads in election, main opponent alleges irregularitiesby a large voter turnout, now at 56.22 percent, far above 32 percent last year,
Zambia's Lungu leads in election, main opponent alleges irregularities
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
by a large voter turnout, now at 56.22 percent, far above 32 percent last year, when Lungu won an election to replace Michael Sata, who died in office. The commission and Lungu's Patriotic Front have both rejected the UPND's charges that some... Read more
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11d
New Zimbabwe
Zambia: Lungu foe irked by results delaylast year when he beat Hichilema by less than 28 000 votes in a snap election f
Zambia: Lungu foe irked by results delay
New Zimbabwe / Posted 11 days ago
last year when he beat Hichilema by less than 28 000 votes in a snap election following the death in office of president Michael Sata. PF spokesperson Frank Bwalya dismissed Hichilema's visit to the vote-counting centre as a publicity... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Zambia opposition leader angered by vote results delaylast year when he beat Hichilema by less than 28,000 votes in a snap election f
Zambia opposition leader angered by vote results delay
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
last year when he beat Hichilema by less than 28,000 votes in a snap election following the death in office of president Michael Sata. PF spokesman Frank Bwalya dismissed Hichilema's visit to the vote-counting centre as a publicity stunt. "By... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Lungu in pole position32% recorded early last year when Lungu narrowly won an election to fill the va
Lungu in pole position
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 12 days ago
32% recorded early last year when Lungu narrowly won an election to fill the vacancy left by the death of then president Michael Sata. If no candidate fails to win more than 50% this time, Zambia will have to hold a second round of... Read more
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