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5 Chibombo accident bodies remain unclaimed

FIVE bodies from the Chibombo Post bus accident still remain unclaimed, according to Ndola district commissioner Rebby Chanda. But police say that 51 people died in the Chibombo accident on Thursday February 7, 2013 and that they had all been … read more »

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Police charge the driver of the Toyota Land Cruiser for causing Post bus accident

Police have charged the driver of the Toyota Land Cruiser involved in yesterday’s accident involving a Post bus and a truck with 51 counts of causing death by dangerous driving contrary to section 161 of the Road Traffic Act No.11 … read more »

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Government declares 3 days of national mourning for accident victims

Government has declared a three-day period of national mourning in honour of the 53 people who died in a road accident in Chibombo on Thursday. Acting secretary to the Cabinet Roland Msiska announced in a statement in Lusaka yesterday that … read more »

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President Sata sends a message of condolences to the families of accident victims

President Michael Chilufya Sata has sent a message of condolences to the families of the fifty three people who have died in a road accident involving a Lusaka-bound bus which collided with a truck in Chibombo area this morning. In … read more »

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One person dies as cholera hits Mwense

ONE person has died while 37 have been admitted to a cholera centre in Mwense after the waterborne disease broke out in the rural district of Luapula Province. Enock Kunda, 17, died on Tuesday night at Mambilima Mission Hospital where … read more »

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Steven Lungu, alias Captain Solo, has died

Convicted mastermind of the October 28, 1997 failed coup Steven Lungu, alias Captain Solo, has died. Lungu 50 died at the Kanyama Clinic around 11: 00 hours after a long battle with TB. he is survived by three children. Pastor Kwacha … read more »

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Zambian MP Chibombamilimo dies

By ANGELA CHISHIMBA Lameck Chibombamilimo MMD Mpulungu member of Parliament Lameck Chibombamilimo has died. He was 49. Chief Government spokesperson Ronnie Shikapwasha said the State is grieved at Mr Chibombamilimo’s death. Lieutenant-General Shikapwasha described Mr Chibombamilimo as a great contributor … read more »

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Zambia Supreme Court judge Chitengi has died

Zambia Supreme Court judge Peter Chitengi has died of cancer. Chitengi died on Sunday morning in Lusaka. He was over 65 years.

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Zambian student remains arrive

The long awaited remains of Lance Mate a Zambian student who died under suspicious circumstances in Russia last November have finally arrived in the country.The atmosphere at Lusaka International airport was solemn as Mates heart broken mother cried uncontrollably. Mate … read more »

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