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Chief Mboroma Predicts Lungu VictoryLuano — Senior Chief Mboroma of the Lala people has predicted victory for Presi
Chief Mboroma Predicts Lungu Victory
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Luano — Senior Chief Mboroma of the Lala people has predicted victory for President Edgar Lungu in this year's general elections because of the unprecedented development in rural areas. The traditional leader who has been on the throne for 42 years... Read more
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the Untold StoryZambia may not be well known by people on the streets of western capitals like
the Untold Story
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Zambia may not be well known by people on the streets of western capitals like London or Paris or even Washington DC, in comparison to countries like Nigeria or Tunisia. This is because of the absence of the kind of news 'diet' which the western... Read more
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Bashi Nono's Political CalculationIt must be very hard walking in the shoes of one Robert Sichinga this time arou
Bashi Nono's Political Calculation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
It must be very hard walking in the shoes of one Robert Sichinga this time around. Even Sichinga himself may be surprised at the man he has become. There was always a sense that if you could bank on anyone to make the right political calls then... Read more
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Miles Sampa Says Fr Bwalya Is an OpportunistMatero Member of Parliament Miles Sampa has described Patriotic Front Deputy Sp
Miles Sampa Says Fr Bwalya Is an Opportunist
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Matero Member of Parliament Miles Sampa has described Patriotic Front Deputy Spokesperson Frank Bwalya as an opportunist who waited for late former President Michael Sata to die for him to take over the ruling party. Sampa says Bwalya has no moral... Read more
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Bob Sichinga, A.k.a Bashi Nono, Makes UPND ReturnFormer commerce minister Bob Sichinga has re-joined the opposition UPND after b
Bob Sichinga, A.k.a Bashi Nono, Makes UPND Return
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Former commerce minister Bob Sichinga has re-joined the opposition UPND after being discarded from the ruling party in what observers says "yamunyokola njala" and hopes to be part of government in an event Hakainde Hichilema wins the poll in... Read more
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Zambian Leader for Another TermLusaka — The Zambian president Edgar Lungu, elected in January 2015, is up for
Zambian Leader for Another Term
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Lusaka — The Zambian president Edgar Lungu, elected in January 2015, is up for another term's bid on August 11 this year, barely two years after being sworn in. He was sworn in soon after the January 20 vote, and his short stay in power has been... Read more
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Zambian Leader in Bid for New Term As PresidentZambian President Edgar Lungu, elected in January 2015, is up for another term'
Zambian Leader in Bid for New Term As President
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Zambian President Edgar Lungu, elected in January 2015, is up for another term's bid on August 11 this year. He was sworn in soon after the January 20 vote, and his short stay in power has been quite eventful. Mr Lungu succeeded the gruff and... Read more
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Zambian Opposition Too Weak to Defeat Pres. LunguThe Zambian opposition is too weak and confused to win the August tripartite el
Zambian Opposition Too Weak to Defeat Pres. Lungu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The Zambian opposition is too weak and confused to win the August tripartite election. Should the ruling PF enter the race with some smart strategies, and alignments, the fragmented opposition should start looking to 2021. The claim of rigging is our... Read more
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Zim Lauded for Providing Tourism LeadershipZimbabwe has been applauded for providing strong leadership in the UNWTO Region
Zim Lauded for Providing Tourism Leadership
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Zimbabwe has been applauded for providing strong leadership in the UNWTO Regional Commission for Africa, and setting the tourism Agenda for mainstreaming in the African Union Agenda 2063. The accolades were showered by various speakers during a... Read more
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Elections in Africa ARI's Interactive Election ResourceAt least a dozen sub-Saharan African nations are due to hold presidential or pa
Elections in Africa ARI's Interactive Election Resource
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
At least a dozen sub-Saharan African nations are due to hold presidential or parliamentary elections this year. In Uganda, a divided opposition will struggle to unseat Yoweri Museveni after three decades in office. Denis Sassou Nguesso appears... Read more
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PF, UPND Officials Discuss Danger of Going Solo in View of 50 Percent + 1Kabwe-based lawyer Tutwa Ngulube, who is counsel for Patriotic Front and a UPND
PF, UPND Officials Discuss Danger of Going Solo in View of 50 Percent + 1
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Kabwe-based lawyer Tutwa Ngulube, who is counsel for Patriotic Front and a UPND member Ephraim Shakafuswa have weighed in on their respective parties' manouvers to either form alliances or go it alone in view of the 50% + 1 voting threshold in the... Read more
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Miles Sampa Is Not a Factor, Ignore Him - Fr BwalyaThe ruling Patriotic Front has dismissed claims by Democratic front President M
Miles Sampa Is Not a Factor, Ignore Him - Fr Bwalya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The ruling Patriotic Front has dismissed claims by Democratic front President Miles Sampa that his party has the support of some Ministers in government. PF Deputy Spokesperson Frank Bwalya says the ruling party is familiar with such kind of... Read more
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Eventful Year Beckons for Southern AfricaAn eventful year awaits southern Africa in 2016 as the region intensifies the i
Eventful Year Beckons for Southern Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
An eventful year awaits southern Africa in 2016 as the region intensifies the implementation of key milestones on industrialisation, trade and infrastructure development, as well as the migration to digital broadcasting. On the economic front, the... Read more
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Unpacking Factionalism - the Contexton Thursday Last week I wrote on the politics of factionalism, outlining the ne
Unpacking Factionalism - the Context
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
on Thursday Last week I wrote on the politics of factionalism, outlining the negative implications of the scourge within the Zimbabwean context. The context of factionalism in Zanu-PF today is defined by futuristic perceptions, themselves a result... Read more
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Zambian Police Arrest Two Youths for Booing PresidentZambian police have arrested two youths after President Edgar Lungu was booed d
Zambian Police Arrest Two Youths for Booing President
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Zambian police have arrested two youths after President Edgar Lungu was booed during a rally on Wednesday last week, reports the Post. According to Southern Province Police Commisioner Godwin Phiri, "this behaviour cannot go unchecked". President... Read more
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Lungu Confident of Victory in AugustBy Perpetual Sichikwenkwe and Chila Namaiko President Edgar Lungu is confident
Lungu Confident of Victory in August
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
By Perpetual Sichikwenkwe and Chila Namaiko President Edgar Lungu is confident of winning the August 11 general elections and is geared to continue building on his legacy of sound leadership for the country. President Lungu said late President... Read more
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Zambian Youth Boo President, Demand ChangePresident Edgar Lungu was booed and jeered in Zambia's Kalomo district, as hund
Zambian Youth Boo President, Demand Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
President Edgar Lungu was booed and jeered in Zambia's Kalomo district, as hundreds of youth showed signs of no confidence in his government by chanting "we want change" during his visit to the area, reports the Post. Lungu was accused of veering... Read more
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Miles Sampa Launches Democratic PartyMatero Member of Parliament Miles Sampa has finally launched his Democratic Par
Miles Sampa Launches Democratic Party
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Matero Member of Parliament Miles Sampa has finally launched his Democratic Party, hours after leaving the ruling Patriotic Front. Sampa launched launched the opposition party with a handful of supporters in Kitwe. He is being surrounded by former... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Zambian youth boo President Edgar Lungu, demand changeThe Post reports that Lungu was accused of veering off the path set by former h
Zambian youth boo President Edgar Lungu, demand change
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 days ago
The Post reports that Lungu was accused of veering off the path set by former head of state, Michael Sata. Patriotic Front (PF) Southern Province Minister Daniel Munkombwe, who claimed to have been marginalised by the ruling party, said Lungu had... Read more
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PF Officials Comment On Miles Sampa's Facebook ResignationMiles Sampa has left the ruling Patriotic Front in a tight corner after having
PF Officials Comment On Miles Sampa's Facebook Resignation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Miles Sampa has left the ruling Patriotic Front in a tight corner after having pushed through his resignation through social media. Sampa expectedly resigned from the ruling PF on Thursday posting his letter on facebook before informing his former... Read more
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'Embrace Newcomers or Leave PF'By Chila Namaiko and James Kunda President Edgar Lungu has challenged those cl
'Embrace Newcomers or Leave PF'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
By Chila Namaiko and James Kunda President Edgar Lungu has challenged those claiming to be founder members of the Patriotic Front (PF) to resign and form their own political parties if they cannot embrace newcomers. Meanwhile, more than 60 members... Read more
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Zambia's Opposition Slams 'Toothless' President LunguZambian opposition party, the United Party for National Development, called Pre
Zambia's Opposition Slams 'Toothless' President Lungu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Zambian opposition party, the United Party for National Development, called President Edgar Lungu the weakest head of state the country had ever had, reports the Post. UPND member of parliament Carlos Antonio accused Lungu of being too scared to... Read more
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Field Non Tonga President, Bishop Kakuwa Encourages UPNDThe opposition UPND has been challenged to test its democracy and tribe inclina
Field Non Tonga President, Bishop Kakuwa Encourages UPND
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
The opposition UPND has been challenged to test its democracy and tribe inclinations by, for the first time, allowing a non-Tonga be its leader. The UPND is being encouraged as a government in waiting to emulate what the ruling PF which was said to... Read more
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I've Worked Hard and I'll Emerge Victorious, Says LunguZambian President Edgar Lungu has expressed confidence that he will come out vi
I've Worked Hard and I'll Emerge Victorious, Says Lungu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Zambian President Edgar Lungu has expressed confidence that he will come out victorious in the August 11 elections, saying he had worked hard in the past year and that he continued to do so, the Post said on Monday. Lungu said he was not concerned... Read more
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Kabimba Disowns Own Process in Constitution MakingRainbow Party president Wynter Kabimba appeared on CrossFire Blog Radio making
Kabimba Disowns Own Process in Constitution Making
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
Rainbow Party president Wynter Kabimba appeared on CrossFire Blog Radio making sentiments only he could believe including claiming that he never delayed the constitution making process whilst he was Justice Minister. Kabimba, whose fall from grace... Read more
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Miles Sampa Brags - 'I Can Finish PF & President Lungu in 7 Months'Cartel and Rajan Mahtani's sponsored Miles Sampa has bragged he has the capacit
Miles Sampa Brags - 'I Can Finish PF & President Lungu in 7 Months'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
Cartel and Rajan Mahtani's sponsored Miles Sampa has bragged he has the capacity to bring down President Edgar Lungu and destroy the ruling Patriotic Front within seven months. Sampa is former commerce deputy minister in PF who quit a few months... Read more
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Zambia's Ruling Party All Set for Polls With Priest As Top OfficialZambia a country which has enjoyed relatively smooth transitions of power since
Zambia's Ruling Party All Set for Polls With Priest As Top Official
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
Zambia a country which has enjoyed relatively smooth transitions of power since gaining power from Britain in 1964, will be voting again in a presidential election this year. The poll is set for August 11. This will be 17 months after incumbent... Read more
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Meaning of Running Mate ConceptThe signing of the Amendment Constitution Bill into law by President Edgar Lung
Meaning of Running Mate Concept
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
The signing of the Amendment Constitution Bill into law by President Edgar Lungu in Lusaka recently has gotten the nation interested in understanding the contents of the document, especially what the running mate clause entails. It must be observed... Read more
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M'membe and VJ Are Better At Election Rigging Than PF, Says Mumbi PhiriPatriotic Front (PF) deputy secretary general Mumbi Phiri says Post owner Fred
M'membe and VJ Are Better At Election Rigging Than PF, Says Mumbi Phiri
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
Patriotic Front (PF) deputy secretary general Mumbi Phiri says Post owner Fred M'membe and UPND sympathiser Vernon Mwaanga are the masters of rigging, not the ruling Patriotic Front. Mumbi has distanced PF from reports published by M'membe quoting... Read more
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Constitution Ushers in Zambia's New EraTHE coming into force of the amended and people-driven Constitution of Zambia o
Constitution Ushers in Zambia's New Era
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
THE coming into force of the amended and people-driven Constitution of Zambia on January 5, 2016, was not only the culmination of the country's Constitution-making process that, in my opinion, started after the divisive 1967 UNIP party conference at... Read more
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UPND Embrace Violence in Bid to Win 2016 PollsUPND AND VIOLENCE One day when I was listening on radio to my brother Liswanis
UPND Embrace Violence in Bid to Win 2016 Polls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
UPND AND VIOLENCE One day when I was listening on radio to my brother Liswaniso Gilbert speaking about violence and how to end it. I agreed with him that when political parties embrace persons whose track record is violence, they actually create a... Read more
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There Will Be No Sympathy Vote for PF This Time - SampaPF Matero MP Miles Sampa has admitted that UPND is the strongest opposition pol
There Will Be No Sympathy Vote for PF This Time - Sampa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
PF Matero MP Miles Sampa has admitted that UPND is the strongest opposition political party which is threatening the ruling party stay in power. According to information availed to the Watch Dog by PF cadres, Sampa said PF must be wary of losing... Read more

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