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  1. Busy African days: What's BrewingRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... The food was excellent and plentiful. 8:30 - We walked back to our tent with an escort to protect us from animals. In Zambia and in Zimbabwe the escorts carried rifles or assault weapons; in Botswana the escorts carried no weapons. Once back at our ...

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  2. Succession Battle Heats Up As President's Health FadesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    ... Patriotic Front (PF) ruling party has again spilled out into the public . Well placed sources inside State House tell Zambia Reports that the past 24 hours have been very difficult for President Sata, and that he is not stable. PF infighting usually ...

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  3. Plane crashes in Fort PortalRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    A small plane has crashed as it was taking off from Saka Airstrip in Fort Portal.

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  4. Africa: Battle Begins for Top Soccer ClubRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... Mazembe, on the otherhand are taking no chances after holding a training camp in Ndola, a city in neighbouring Zambia. Frenchman Patrice Carteron is convinced his charges are ready for the derby clash after victories over Kabwe Warriors (2-0) and ...

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  5. Zambia: KCM property damaged by revolting minersRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    ... mes. KCM residential flats were among the damaged properties. Joseph Chewe, general secretary of Mineworkers Union of Zambia, said it was necessary for KCM to stop hiring workers on contracts and instead hire them permanently.

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  6. Interview with upcoming singer K.D.ARead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | In-depth Africa

    ... be, well, I bring something different and hopefully, it will be appreciated by many all over the world thus putting Zambia on the map. K.D.A: "Hit Song" is a song I wrote for a girl I was dating days back. It talks about how crazy I am about this ...

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  7. Clonmel coffee morning with a difference on SaturdayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nationalist

    ... garden at Knocknagow, Western Road this Saturday in aid of two deserving charities. These include an orphanage in Zambia that the club has a long-standing association with - the parents of most of the children in the school have died from AIDS. An ...

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  8. Minor International and Sun International Announce Strategic PartnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hospitality Net

    Minor International Pcl and Sun International Limited announced today that terms have been agreed whereby: Sun International is disposing a significant portion of its shareholdings and interest in its Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, Swaziland and Zambia operations, consisting of eight properties to MINT for a total consideration of R679.5 million , and ... (more)

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  9. 21-Aug-14 - Pope Tells African Nuns to Serve With an 'Undivided Heart'Read the original story

    Thursday | Global Catholic Network EWTN

    ... Women in Eastern and Central Africa (ACWECA) celebrated its 40th anniversary and the 16th Plenary Assembly at Zambia's Lusaka Cathedral of the Child Jesus, Pope Square, reported Vatican Radio. The Association of Consecrated Women in Eastern and ...

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  10. Mahtani Seizes ZNBC LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | In-depth Africa

    Finance Bank Chairman Rajan Mahtani has recently seized control of a prime plot of land belonging to the state broadcaster ZNBC, a source tells Zambia Reports.

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  11. ABZ Slams KambwiliRead the original story

    Thursday | In-depth Africa

    ... whose time as a political novice was short lived. By 2009 Father Bwalya had become a powerful political figure in Zambia. He organized huge political rallies that Mr. Kambwili gladly jumped on to promote the selfish interests of PF. Recordings of ...

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  12. ZAF Officer Convicted of Drunk DrivingRead the original story

    Thursday | In-depth Africa

    The Lusaka Fast track court on traffic offences has convicted and sentenced to fine a Zambia Air Force officer identified as Mate Banda for driving under the influence of alcohol.

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  13. Chissano leaves for MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | In-depth Africa

    Dr Chissano who was in the country for a three day state visit to commemorate Zambia's Golden Jubilee anniversary which will be held on October 24. He also visited the Lusaka Museum and held lecturers on the history of cooperation that has existed between Zambia and Mozambique.

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  14. PF victory has proved the party is still strong and popular - KabimbaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | In-depth Africa

    ... added that the party was reaping from its performance of delivering development to the people of Western Province and Zambia at large. Capt Nyambe also said that the PF Mangango by election victory was a vote of confidence which the party accepts ...

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  15. Kapata lifts ban on safari huntingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | In-depth Africa

    TOURISM and Arts Minister Jean Kapata in a conversation with Muchinga Province Minister Gerry Chanda and Bank of Zambia Deputy Governor for administration Tukiya Kankasa-Mabula in Linda Township in Lusaka Tourism and Arts Minister Jean Kapata has lifted the ban on Safari hunting which was imposed by her predecessor Sylvia Masebo last year.

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  16. Zambia opposition wants president's power curtailed Sondashi, a...Read the original story

    Thursday | Newstime Africa

    Opposition parties in Zambia want the president's "excessive" powers as laid down by the current constitution - which include the right to head up the government and appoint top government officials - curtailed on grounds that they give the executive an undue advantage over the judiciary and parliament.

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  17. Designer shuns medical school to build 'jewelry empire'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CNN

    ... natural resources such as seeds, wood and leather, Fredman creates unique pieces that encapsulate the raw beauty of Zambia. Fredman hopes her designs will help her business grow into a jewelry empire so that "everyone will be talking about it." A ...

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  18. Ghana U-19 cricket team excels in ZambiaRead the original story

    Thursday | GhanaWeb

    Two members of the National Under-19 cricket side who participated in the just-ended Africa Division 2 tournament in Lusaka, Zambia, won three trophies for their brilliant performance.

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  19. Appeal to ban explicit music videos on NBCRead the original story

    Thursday | In-depth Africa

    ... parliament to formulate motions to be debated next week on Monday during the Commonwealth Youth Parliament in Lusaka, Zambia. "Music lyrics break down women. It's all about body parts and not about their intelligence or personalities. Take local ...

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  20. Bus and Taxi workers union back RTSA over vehicle ribbon deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | In-depth Africa

    The Zambia Bus and Taxi Workers' Union has backed the Road Traffic and Safety Agency directive to public operators to paint or fix a 10 centimetre diameter reflective ribbon on their vehicles by end of August 2014.

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