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  1. Retired ambassador Hill to speakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... his career included deputy chief of mission in the U.S. embassy in Sofia, Bulgaria; the U.S. embassy in Lusaka, Zambia, where he served as charge d'affaires; political officer for the U.S. embassy in Yugoslavia; and a consular officer in Frankfort, ...

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  2. You can be a good step motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Daily Monitor

    With her consent, Nakibuka's husband brought his three sons to live with them. "I had no problem with this," she calmly narrates.

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  3. Coca-Cola Rated Next auditions kick off in Fort PortalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | New Vision

    By Caroline Ariba It is usually chilly this time of the year in Fort Portal, but like the Coca-Cola Rated Next; sing it, season three auditions going on right now, it is bright. Compared to the previous stops, , things are looking up here in Fort Portal.

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  4. Coca-cola Rated Next in Fort PortalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | New Vision

    Today Friday the 24th and Saturday the 25th, judges Esther Nabaasa, Ken Daniels Kayongo and Siima Sabiti will be seeking a representative from the region. All five will be coming to Kampala to compete at the national level where shs50m, a one year recording deal, and an Ipad are at stake.

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  5. Zambia: President Lungu Demands Zambian Products At Mukuba MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | AllAfrica.com

    Republican President Edgar Lungu has directed all supermarkets operating in Zambia to include Zambian grown produce and local products on their shelves. Speaking during the opening of the US$50 million Mukuba Shopping Mall in Kitwe yesterday, President Lungu said there is no reason why Zambian grown tomatoes,potatoes, and other produce are not given sufficient shelf space in supermarket chains that benefit extensively from government's investment incentives.

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  6. Tax shift cheers Vedanta unitRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Iol.co.za

    ... leadership of the president," Din said in an interview late on Wednesday after giving a speech at the University of Zambia in Lusaka, the capital. The 30 percent profit tax and 9 percent royalty that Zambia's cabinet agreed on is higher than the 6 ...

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  7. Zambia President Calls for Regional Summit over XenophobiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Voice of America

    The Patriotic Front's Edgar Lungu, right, is sworn in as president at an inauguration ceremony in Lusaka, Jan. 25, 2015. Zambia's President Edgar Lungu is consulting with fellow African heads of state to convene an emergency regional summit to address xenophobic attacks in South Africa.

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  8. Prince Kijanangoma's lawyer attacks police over delayed investigationsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Daily Monitor

    Mr Businge further stated that police are aiding malicious prosecution by faulting Prince Kijanangoma for entering his grandfather's home. KABAROLE- The Chief Magistrates Court in Fort Portal on Tuesday pushed hearing of the case in which Prince David Kijanangoma is accused of criminal trespass to May 19 due to delay by police to conclude investigations.

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  9. Immunogenetic influences on acquisition of HIV-1 infection: consensus ...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Genes and Immunity

    ... populations with relatively short haplotype blocks Within two cohorts of HIV-1 serodiscordant couples from Lusaka, Zambia (1995–2012) and Kigali, Rwanda (2005–2012), 9 months) for repeated verification of HIV-1 transmission status, ...

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  10. Ruparelia Foundation reward Africa Zone VI champs with Shs10mRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Daily Monitor

    KAMPALA . The triumphant national amateur golf team made a brisk stopover at the Crane Chambers on the invitation of Sudhir Ruparelia for a congratulatory handshake yesterday.

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  11. New Royalty Tax Rate "Sends Out Good Signal" - Copperbelt Mining Trade ExpoRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | PR.com

    Kitwe, Zambia, April 23, 2015 -- -- "We remain convinced that Zambia is an attractive mining destination due to a healthy spirit of engagement between government and the operators," says Nicole Smith, event director of the upcoming Copperbelt Mining Trade Expo & Conference in Kitwe from 5-6 May. She was responding to the Zambian government's setting the royalty tax rate for open cast and underground mining at 9%, reversing earlier plans to charge as much as 20%. Nicole Smith adds: "We see that with the good support and participation from government, there is a spirit of willingness to understand the needs of investors and operators and to listen.

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  12. Zambia: President Lungu to Commission Kitwe's Mukuba MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | AllAfrica.com

    President Edgar Lungu is expected in Kitwe to commission US$50 million Mukuba Mall on his routine circuit of commissioning developmental projects. Meanwhile, the Head of State has warned civil servants against being obsessed with social media at the expense of duty.

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  13. Henry Musenge explores 'Changing Shadows' of Zambian cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | PRWeb

    Dr. Henry Musenge communicates the impact of external influence on cultural transformation and reactions not only in Zambia but in other African countries as well, a process that is ongoing to this day. His book, " Changing Shadows " , chronicles Zambia's struggle to become a progressive and modern country while still keeping its own identity .

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  14. Aremiet Village in Kenya, AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Herald Gazette

    Well the fighting begins again... Aremiet, the village where Expanding Opportunities has built the Gordon Clem Academy, has emptied into the village on the tar road. We sit here debating whether to try to get in to the school or just wait with the rest.

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  15. Geingob pulls surprise on former driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Namibian

    ... did Sub A (Grade one) in 1959. He had an educational stint at Chilanga Mission School in Malawi before coming back to Zambia in 1964 where he continued education up to Form Three (Grade 10) at Chizongwe Secondary School. After completing Form Three, ...

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  16. Kenya: Low Turnout in Police RecruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | AllAfrica.com

    Many candidates who sat for their KCSE exam in 2014 were turned away because they presented result slips instead of original certificates as required. Those who failed to prove that they came from the regions were also turned away, as several candidates who were selected in last year's cancelled hiring also turned up for the recruitment.

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  17. Chinese art troupe stages memorable performance in ZambiaRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Xinhuanet

    An art troupe from Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province, on Monday put up a memorable performance that left the Zambian audience gasping for more. The Nanjing Little Red Flower Art Troupe conducted a two-hour performance at the Lusaka International Community School in the Zambia capital organized by China's Ministry of Culture, the Chinese Embassy in Zambia and Zambia's Ministry of Arts and Tourism.

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  18. Finance News Update, what you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... billion ($A2.43 billion) to create a cybersecurity firm to combat growing threats in the business sector. LUSAKA - Zambia has slashed by more than half a controversial mineral royalty tax after investors threatened to pull out of the copper-rich ...

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  19. Zuma: Why xenophobic attacks happenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Iol.co.za

    ... countries when the CAF was formed in 1958, South Africa was part of that process," he said. "It was also in Lusaka, Zambia where the United Football Association of SA was formed, not here in South Africa, but in Lusaka. We say no to xenophobia, and ...

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  20. Improved road network in Sekondi-TakoradiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | GhanaWeb

    The travelling public in Sekondi-Takoradi will heave a sigh of relief when ongoing road rehabilitation works on major road linkages in the twin city are completed. The roads which were once upon a time in very deplorable conditions are being given a facelift befitting the status of the city as an oil hub.

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