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By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Mar 21st, 2013
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By Nse Udoh Police in Chinsali District, Muchinga Province have intercepted a vehicle carrying 11 Ethiopian illegal immigrants. This is the second time in four days that officers in Chinsali have cornered such immigrants. Muchinga Province Police commissioner Remmy Kajoba confirmed the development in...
By IndepthAfrica
In Southern Africa
Feb 7th, 2013
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At least 53 people have died in a road accident north of the Zambian capital, Lusaka. Reports suggest that a bus taking passengers from a mining district to the capital collided with an oncoming truck. The bus, operated by the Zambian Postal Service, was on its way from the Copperbelt mining province...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Oct 24th, 2012
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Zambia will play Ethiopia in their opening 2013 Africa Cup Group C match in Nelspruit. The African champions have been drawn against Burkina Faso, 1994 champions Nigeria and 1962 winners Ethiopia in Group C at next year’s finals. Zambia will face Ethiopia on January 21 at Mbombela Stadium in sunny Mp...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Oct 24th, 2012
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Here are those groups in full: Group A: South Africa, Cape Verde, Morocco, Angola. Group B: Ghana, DR Congo, Niger, Mali. Group C: Zambia, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Nigeria. Group D: Ivory Coast, Algeria, Tunisia, Togo....
By IndepthAfrica
In Zambia
Oct 3rd, 2012
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A group of lawyers representing various opposition parties in Zambia have announced the formation of The Coalition for the Defence of Democratic Rights (CDDR), an organization which will work within both local and international legal structures to halt the violation of civil rights currently taking p...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Sep 28th, 2012
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Gershom Ndhlovu Zambia recently woke up to a story in state-owned media that a group calling itself Tongas Under Oath had killed two people belonging to President Michael Sata’s ethnic group, and was now in the process of removing settlers from the ethnically Tonga Southern Province. However, the sto...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Sep 5th, 2012
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The Anyiam-Osigwe family of Nigeria says none of its members or their company received any payment or compensation from the government of Zambia for crude oil supply. In a protest letter to the Deputy High Commissioner, Zambian High Commission, Abuja, the family, in a letter signed by Mr Michael Anyi...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Sep 5th, 2012
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Anyiam-Osigwe: we didn’t participate in any oil transaction DID Zambia pay a Nigerian businessman $5million commission for crude oil that was never delivered? “Not a single drop” was transported to Zambia, Mines, Energy and Water Development Permanent Secretary George Zulu said at a media briefing at...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Aug 15th, 2012
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Zambia’s main opposition leader was arrested Monday and charged with publishing false information after he claimed that ruling party youth were being trained by Sudanese militia, police said. Hakainde Hichilema, the leader of the United Party for National Development (UPND), made the statement at a p...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Aug 5th, 2012
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ZIMBABWEAN President Robert Mugabe feels that Zambia and his country should move away from looking at their ‘land-locked’ geographical position as a curse and quickly turn it into an opportunity. Mugabe has suggested a new approach and term of looking at things in order to positively move forward- “l...