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  1. Chimpanzee kidnaps, kills 2-year-old boy...Read the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | New Vision

    A two-year-old child has been killed by a chimpanzee, which kidnapped her in the garden in the presence of the parents.

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  2. Police Drop Koffi Olomide Assault Charge on JournalistRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | In-depth Africa

    The Zambia Police has grown cold feet on their highly publicized investigation of Congolese Rhumba maestro Koffi Olomide after assaulting freelance photojournalist Jean Mandela.

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  3. K 128 million was paid to Muvi TV to air Chanda Chimba's Stand up for Zambia, witness tells courtRead the original story

    1 hr ago | In-depth Africa

    A witness told the Lusaka Magistrate Court that K128m was paid by Chanda Chimba III for airing of Stand Up for Zambia programmes on Muvi television Station.

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  4. Chongwe Woman Slices Hisband's Man FrameRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    A 32-year-old Chongwe woman has stunned Lusaka residents for severing his husband's manhood after he refused to have a marathon round of intercourse with her.

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  5. Zambia Continues Trial against JournalistRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    The Zambian government appears to be pressing forward with its trial against the investigative journalist Chanda Chimba III, the creator of the "Stand Up for Zambia" documentary series which cast a critical view of the current President Michael Sata.

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  6. Nchito: The Prosecutor Specialised in Not ProsecutingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    Director of Public Prosecutions now called National Prosecutions Authority Mutembo Nchito has made quite the name for himself in Zambia though it's not due to any record of success.

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  7. How we pulled it off: No 'begging' meetings, invitations by SMSRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New Vision

    Despite resistance from his in-laws Deo Kabwende Tumusiime stuck to his idea of a simple wedding.

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  8. The Zambian children forced to marryRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | BBC News

    ... me to move out and start a life of my own," she recalls, sitting in the village of Chibombo, two hours' drive from Zambia's capital Lusaka. "Things moved faster than I expected - when a stranger paid a bride price to my parents. I had no say in the ...

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  9. Volunteers from Coalisland visit children in a Zambia compoundRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Tyrone Times

    A group of volunteers from Coalisland Parish group Zambia Education Development have just returned from two weeks in the African country, where they met some of the children they are putting through school.

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  10. Laura Miti Blasts Sata for Kazimu SA VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    ... is the President showing off about visiting his adult sick son in SA and docility is Zambians not protesting it. #Zambia. "Sort out UTH so that the children of ordinary mortals can survive malaria, diarrhea, & birth!! Then we wont mind Kazimu going ...

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  11. Cop Dies In Gory CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    The accident happened when the motorbike the police constable was riding crashed into the side of a Hyundai salon car at about 11:00 pm on Friday, killing him on the spot.

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  12. 3 royal guards to King Oyo die in an accidentRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Others who were traveling in the lead car but escaped with serious injuries include Mr Julius Baguma who was rushed to Mulago hospital and 6 others who were taken to Mubende Hospital Three royal guards to King Oyo died in a an accident when the vehicle they were travelling in ahead of King Oyo, swerved off the road and knocked a tree along ... (more)

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  13. Uganda: Two Dead in King Oyo Convoy AccidentRead the original story

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Reports are coming in that Tooro king Oyo Nyimba today escaped unhurt when his convoy was involved in an accident on the Kampala-Fort Portal highway.

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  14. Zambia: Judiciary, RTSA Ink Fast Track Courts DealRead the original story

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    ... behaviour through enforcing the road traffic Act and prosecuting offenders. "Road safety is nothing to write about in Zambia. 90 per cent of road carnages are as a result of bad road-user behaviour," he said. Mr Soko said the MOU was a step forward ...

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  15. Zambia: Councils Told to Curb Illegal Land AllocationRead the original story

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    DMMU National coordinator Patrick Kangwa said councils and other stakeholders should ensure that the construction of houses and other structures was done in a proper manner and in designated areas.

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  16. Government to announce $1.5bn alternative to slashed $3bn CDB loanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Ghanamma.com

    Government says it will soon announce a $1.5bn lifeline for some key infrastructural projects that could suffer after the initial $3billion Chinese loan meant to execute these projects was slashed to $1.5bn.

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  17. Gov't to review powers of kingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | New Vision

    Gen. Aronda Nyakayirima is the Minister for Internal Affairs. Following the recent attacks in Kasese and Bundibugyo districts and the execution of Ugandans in China, Saturday Vision's What I can say is that the situation has stabilised.

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  18. A weekly dig through the crates for the stuff you need to hear.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Now Toronto

    ... amazing avant-garde jazz available from Porter at porterrecords.com . There must've been something in the water in Zambia's mineral-rich Katango region besides chemical byproducts of the mining industry that resulted in so many great psych bands ...

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  19. President Sata Visits Kazimu at South Africa HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | In-depth Africa

    LUSAKA, Saturday, July 19, 2014 His Excellency Mr. Michael Chilufya Sata, President of the Republic of Zambia, this morning left for Johannesburg, South Africa to visit his son Kazimu who is admitted at Milpark Hospital.

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  20. Black Queens ready for any side in today's Nations Cup drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    ... be drawn at the group stage against any of these continental giants, as well as debutants Cote d'Ivoire, Algeria, Zambia and hosts Namibia. The prospect of playing in a tough group does worry Coach Basigi who believes it is time for the Queens to ...

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