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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Who's who in the race to be Darwin lord mayorpolitical operator in the NT, Braedon Earley is the former president of the Cou
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 hours ago
political operator in the NT, Braedon Earley is the former president of the Country Liberals and a member of the Palmer United Party. He is currently president of the 1 Territory party, which ran in several seats at the last NT election,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Supporters Celebrate Hichilema's ReleaseOpposition United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hich
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema has finally walked to freedom after having spent about four months behind bars. Supporters of the opposition leader burst into celebration shortly after news went... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party, Opposition Renew Rivalry in Bywho have successfully filed their nominations in Lunte are Simon Chanda of the
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
who have successfully filed their nominations in Lunte are Simon Chanda of the Patriotic Front, Lazarous Chongo of the United Party for National Development and George Chikwanda, an independent candidate. In Lavushimanda, two candidates filed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Scotland Praises Director of Public Prosecutions Over Hichilemahas praised the decision by the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Lillian S
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
has praised the decision by the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Lillian Siyuni to drop treason charges against United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema, saying the move will help to progress peaceful... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Biti Says Zambian Leader Lungu Admires and Copies Mugabehe had travelled to give his solidarity to Hikainde Hichilema, the leader of th
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
he had travelled to give his solidarity to Hikainde Hichilema, the leader of that country's largest opposition party - the United Party for National Development (UPND). Hichilema, who was facing treason charges, was this week released while... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Jayalalithaa death to be probed; CM Palaniswami takes step towards AIADMK mergerfor the AIADMK to get back its two leaves election symbol that the poll panel h
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
for the AIADMK to get back its two leaves election symbol that the poll panel had suspended after the split. Also, a united party will boost its prospects in the upcoming civic polls against a resurgent rival, the DMK. A formula for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Treason Charges Against Opposition Leader Hichilema Droppedlast year's election was marked by clashes between supporters of Lungu's Patrio
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
last year's election was marked by clashes between supporters of Lungu's Patriotic Front (PF) party and Hichilema's United Party for National Development (UPND). Hichilema, 55, said the election was rigged and he refused to recognise Lungu... Read more
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New Kerala
Sharad Yadav announces 'Sajha Virasat Bachao Sammelan' to be held tomorrow in Delhi - newkerala news #263701New Delhi , August 16 : Senior leader Janata Dal (United) party (JD(U)) Sharad
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
New Delhi , August 16 : Senior leader Janata Dal (United) party (JD(U)) Sharad Yadav has announced that he would organise 'Sajha Virasat Bachao Sammelan' on Thursday aimed at saving "composite culture" here. Addressing a press conference, Yadav said... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Biti in Lusaka: Lungu admires, copies Bobhe had travelled to give his solidarity to Hikainde Hichilema, the leader of th
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
he had travelled to give his solidarity to Hikainde Hichilema, the leader of that country’s largest opposition party – the United Party for National Development (UPND). Hichilema, who was facing treason charges, was this week released while... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Request to Join Lungu to 2021 Eligibility Case Declinedto contest the 2021 presidential elections. ConCourt Judge Margaret Munalula d
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to contest the 2021 presidential elections. ConCourt Judge Margaret Munalula dismissed the application made by the United Party for National Development (UPND), saying it had become inescapably apparent that his presence was not necessary... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hichilema Released From Prison, Treason Charges DroppedThe opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) confirmed the news
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) confirmed the news in a tweet. Hakainde Hichilema had been charged with treason for failing to give way to President Lungu's motorcade. Once a stable democracy, Zambia now risks becoming... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Top Zambia opposition leader freed, treason charges droppedFILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia oppositi
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 2 days ago
FILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia opposition United Party for National Development addresses an election rally in Lusaka, Zambia. The Lusaka high court has dropped treason charges against Hichilema and released... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zambia: Lungu foe freed, treason charges droppedin Lusaka. "Hakainde Hichilema and his 5 co-accused have been released from pr
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 days ago
in Lusaka. "Hakainde Hichilema and his 5 co-accused have been released from prison with the treason charge dropped," the United Party for National Development (UPND) said on its Twitter account. Hichilema has been in custody since April over an... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Top Zambia opposition leader freed, treason charges droppedFILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia oppositi
Fremont Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
FILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia opposition United Party for National Development addresses an election rally in Lusaka, Zambia. The Lusaka high court has dropped treason charges against Hichilema and released... Read more
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Missoulian
Top Zambia opposition leader freed, treason charges droppedFILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia oppositi
Missoulian / Posted 2 days ago
FILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia opposition United Party for National Development addresses an election rally in Lusaka, Zambia. The Lusaka high court has dropped treason charges against Hichilema and released... Read more
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The World
Top Zambia opposition leader freed, treason charges droppedFILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia oppositi
The World / Posted 2 days ago
FILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia opposition United Party for National Development addresses an election rally in Lusaka, Zambia. The Lusaka high court has dropped treason charges against Hichilema and released... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Top Zambia opposition leader freed, treason charges droppedFILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia oppositi
The Times and Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
FILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia opposition United Party for National Development addresses an election rally in Lusaka, Zambia. The Lusaka high court has dropped treason charges against Hichilema and released... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Top Zambia opposition leader freed, treason charges droppedFILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia oppositi
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
FILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia opposition United Party for National Development addresses an election rally in Lusaka, Zambia. The Lusaka high court has dropped treason charges against Hichilema and released... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Top Zambia opposition leader freed, treason charges droppedFILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia oppositi
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 2 days ago
FILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia opposition United Party for National Development addresses an election rally in Lusaka, Zambia. The Lusaka high court has dropped treason charges against Hichilema and released... Read more
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The Sentinel
Top Zambia opposition leader freed, treason charges droppedFILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia oppositi
The Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
FILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia opposition United Party for National Development addresses an election rally in Lusaka, Zambia. The Lusaka high court has dropped treason charges against Hichilema and released... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Top Zambia opposition leader freed, treason charges droppedFILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia oppositi
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 2 days ago
FILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia opposition United Party for National Development addresses an election rally in Lusaka, Zambia. The Lusaka high court has dropped treason charges against Hichilema and released... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Top Zambia opposition leader freed, treason charges droppedFILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia oppositi
Sioux City Journal / Posted 2 days ago
FILE -- In this Jan. 2015 file photo Hakainde Hichilema, of the Zambia opposition United Party for National Development addresses an election rally in Lusaka, Zambia. The Lusaka high court has dropped treason charges against Hichilema and released... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hichilema's Release the First Step Towards Restoring Democracy in Zambiacannot survive without an effect opposition, holding those in power to account.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
cannot survive without an effect opposition, holding those in power to account. The party Mr Hichilema leads, the United Party for National Development (UPND), is a sister party to the DA and a co-member of Southern African Partnership for... Read more
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Aljazeera
Zambia frees opposition leader Hakainde Hichilemalast year's election was marked by clashes between supporters of Lungu's Patrio
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
last year's election was marked by clashes between supporters of Lungu's Patriotic Front (PF) party and Hichilema's United Party for National Development (UPND). Hichilema, 55, said the election was rigged and he refused to recognise Lungu... Read more
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DW
Zambia opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema released from prison, treason charges dropped |of her constitutional powers," said high court judge Charles Chanda. "Therefore
DW / Posted 2 days ago
of her constitutional powers," said high court judge Charles Chanda. "Therefore, you're hereby discharged." The opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) confirmed the news in a tweet. Hichilema and his five co-defendants denied the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zambia opposition leader goes free after state drops treason chargesby a judge on Wednesday after the state prosecutor dropped treason charges agai
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
by a judge on Wednesday after the state prosecutor dropped treason charges against him. Main Zambian opposition party United Party for National Development presidential candidate Hakainde Hichilema. Picture: AFP. LUSAKA – Zambian opposition... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zambian opposition leader's treason trial to resume WednesdayInternational says treason charges against Hichilema have been trumped up. FIL
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
International says treason charges against Hichilema have been trumped up. FILE: Main Zambian opposition party United Party for National Development presidential candidate Hakainde Hichilema. Picture: AFP. Foreign journalists were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transformation Alliance Turning Into Political PartyAfrica, a firebrand agitator who is revered and disliked in equal measure as an
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Africa, a firebrand agitator who is revered and disliked in equal measure as another speaker will be Zambia's leader of United Party (UP), Saviour Chishimba and that he has already confirmed his attendance. TA spokesman, Leonard Chimbanga could... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Lungu Can Do Better Than Admiring Mugabe'do more than admire dictators like Robert Mugabe. Biti who is in the country t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
do more than admire dictators like Robert Mugabe. Biti who is in the country to witness the treason trial of incarcerated United Party for National Development president Hakaide Hichilema told a media briefing that the image of Zambia was being... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hichilema Returns to Court, To Know His Fateand the state has decided to take the matter to Wednesday for trial," said Char
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and the state has decided to take the matter to Wednesday for trial," said Charles Kakoma, the spokesman for Hichilema's United Party for National Development (UPND). He also said that Hichilema, who remained in custody, appeared in good health... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hichilema Pleads Not Guilty to Treason ChargesLusaka High Court has set tomorrow as the day to commence trial in the much-awa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Lusaka High Court has set tomorrow as the day to commence trial in the much-awaited treason case involving opposition United Party for National Development leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others. Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP),... Read more
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express
Venezuelan President accuses Trump of acting 'unreasonable' over military action warningMaduro Venezuela 'dictator' Maduro lets rip at BBC: 'It's something terrible'
express / Posted 3 days ago
Maduro Venezuela 'dictator' Maduro lets rip at BBC: 'It's something terrible' Yesterday Venezuela’s ruling Socialist United Party made a post on its Twitter blog that there was a mobilisation of Venezuelan people to defend sovereignty and... Read more
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Aljazeera
Hakainde Hichilema pleads not guilty to treason chargesand the state has decided to take the matter to Wednesday for trial," said Char
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
and the state has decided to take the matter to Wednesday for trial," said Charles Kakoma, the spokesman for Hichilema's United Party for National Development (UPND). He also said that Hichilema, who remained in custody, appeared in good health... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Opposition leader denies treason charge in case that has rattled ZambiaJune, parliament suspended 48 opposition lawmakers for boycotting a speech by L
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
June, parliament suspended 48 opposition lawmakers for boycotting a speech by Lungu. FILE: Main Zambian opposition party United Party for National Development presidential candidate Hakainde Hichilema. Picture: AFP. LUSAKA - Zambian opposition... Read more
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The Star
Opposition leader denies treason charge in case that has rattled Zambiaare trumped up and called for his release, as have local church leaders. Hichi
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
are trumped up and called for his release, as have local church leaders. Hichilema and Lungu have long been rivals. His United Party for National Development (UPND) lost an election to Lungu's Patriotic Front (PF) in August last year but his... Read more
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Reuters
Opposition leader denies treason charge in case that has rattled Zambiaare trumped up and called for his release, as have local church leaders. Hichi
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
are trumped up and called for his release, as have local church leaders. Hichilema and Lungu have long been rivals. His United Party for National Development (UPND) lost an election to Lungu's Patriotic Front (PF) in August last year but his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hakainde Hichilema Due in Court On Treason Chargespresidential elections, was charged with treason for allegedly putting Lungu's
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
presidential elections, was charged with treason for allegedly putting Lungu's life in danger. A lawyer from Hichilema's United Party for National Development (UPND) told the AFP news agency that the party expected the charges to be dropped and... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zambian opposition leader to appear in court over treason chargesApril after he allegedly failed to give way to President Edgar Lungu's motorcad
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
April after he allegedly failed to give way to President Edgar Lungu's motorcade. FILE: Main Zambian opposition party United Party for National Development presidential candidate Hakainde Hichilema. Picture: AFP. JOHANNESBURG - Zambia's... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] Zuma won, but the ANC will never be a united party again To say there is victory in defeat sounds like a contradiction in terms. But,
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
To say there is victory in defeat sounds like a contradiction in terms. But, this is exactly what happened when South Africa’s opposition parties failed to remove President Jacob... Read more
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Aljazeera
Hakainde Hichilema due in court on treason chargespresidential elections, was charged with treason for allegedly putting Lungu's
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
presidential elections, was charged with treason for allegedly putting Lungu's life in danger. A lawyer from Hichilema's United Party for National Development (UPND) told the AFP news agency that the party expected the charges to be dropped and... Read more
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dna
Zambia to drop treason charges against opposition leader –sourceson Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, governme
dna / Posted 5 days ago
on Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, government and legal sources told Reuters. The United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others were arrested in April and charged... Read more
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Gulf News
Zambia to drop treason charges against opposition leader — sourcesprison on Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, g
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
prison on Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, government and legal sources told Reuters.The United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others were arrested in April and charged... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zuma Won, but the ANC Will Never Be a United Party AgainZuma will haunt Ramaphosa like a ghost. It doesn't matter who takes over the A
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Zuma will haunt Ramaphosa like a ghost. It doesn't matter who takes over the ANC in December. The party will never be a united party again. After the vote of no confidence, the party is seriously injured. It will limp all the way to the 2019... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Sources: Zambia to drop treason charges against opposition leader The United Party for National Development leader Hakainde Hichilema and five
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
The United Party for National Development leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others were arrested in April. Main Zambian opposition party United Party for National Development... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Zambia to drop treason charges against opposition leaderon Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, governme
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
on Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, government and legal sources told Reuters. The United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others were arrested in April and charged... Read more
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The Star
Zambia to drop treason charges against opposition leaderon Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, governme
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
on Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, government and legal sources told Reuters. The United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others were arrested in April and charged... Read more
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EuroNews
Zambia to drop treason charges against opposition leaderon Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, governme
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
on Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, government and legal sources told Reuters. The United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others were arrested in April and charged... Read more
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Reuters
Zambia to drop treason charges against opposition leaderon Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, governme
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
on Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, government and legal sources told Reuters. The United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others were arrested in April and charged... Read more
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dna
Zambia to drop treason charges against opposition leader –sourceson Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, governme
dna / Posted 5 days ago
on Monday under a deal brokered by the Commonwealth secretary-general, government and legal sources told Reuters. The United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others were arrested in April and charged... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uhuru's Second Term Off to a Rocky Start As Nasa Rejects Resultswhich reared its head during the party primaries, could prove a headache for Pr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
which reared its head during the party primaries, could prove a headache for President Kenyatta as he seeks to lead a united party. Deputy President William Ruto, insiders say, has already made it clear that his strategy to succeed President... Read more
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