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PF dismisses vote buying allegations

THE Patriotic Front (PF) has accused opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) of exhibiting a defeatist attitude by raising false alarm of vote buying in the Mpongwe by-election. PF media and publicity director Chanda Mfula said in a statement … read more »

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MMD has no president – Namugala

MMD National chairperson for women affairs Catherine Namugala has charged that the party has no president and that if Nevers Mumba continues leading the party, it will ‘sink and die’ in the next three months. Ms Namugala also said the … read more »

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Pressure mounts on Nevers to step down

EMBATTLED MMD leader Nevers Mumba has continued to receive mounting pressure to step down with the MMD in Western Province being the latest to join calls for him to go. The Mongu MMD Constituency branch led by chairperson, Yowana Chisambwe … read more »

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Palestinians win UN vote for ‘state’

The Palestinians won an overwhelming diplomatic victory at the UN on Thursday after 138 out of 193 member states voted to upgrade their status at the global body, sending one of the strongest signals yet in favour of an independent … read more »

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ZAMBIANS in UK urged to vote for Chris Katongo in BBC African Footballer of the Year Award

African champion skipper Christopher Katongo has been nominated for the 2012 BBC African Footballer of the Year Award. The list of five nominated players was revealed on the BBC’s News Day live show which includes Ivorians Didier Drogba, Yaya Toure … read more »

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Zambia: Our comments to the NCC

Some of the participants of the meeting Zambians living in the UK representing various interests met on Friday, 30th July 2010 at a collaborative meeting co-ordinated by UKZAMBIANS to discuss the draft constitution.  Here is the final report submitted to … read more »

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UK General Elections double Black MPs

Helen Grant is the first black woman to represent the Conservatives Last week’s UK General Election not only produced the first hung parliament since 1974, but marked a radical change in black presentation in British politics.

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Zambia: Labour or conservative; what is the decision?

By Bernard Mweseka With all the polls, political analyses, pragmatic strategic campaigns, hustling and general premonitions projecting a Conservative government or favourably a coalition government being ushered in on 6th May 2010, what are the consequences and repercussions to the … read more »

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