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2017-07-24 Cranes Striker Geoffrey Sserunkuma Leaves KCCA FC
[Monitor] Kampala -The Zambian league is fast becoming a favourite destination for Ugandan players.

2017-07-24 Chaponda, Transglobe Boss Spend a Night in Prison
[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Former Minister of Agriculture George Chaponda alongside Director of Transglobe Export Produce Limited, Rashid Tayub spent their Wednesday night at Blantyre Police station pending bail application in court today (Thursday).

2017-07-24 Three-Star Zambia Complete Swaziland Double
[CAF] Zambia on Saturday effortlessly advanced to the final round of the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya 2018 qualifying stage of after a 3-0 home win over Swaziland.

2017-07-23 Citizens Firmly Defend Democracy. Will They Stand Up Against Lungu?
[The Conversation Africa] After a year of authoritarian backsliding under President Edgar Lungu in their once-proud democracy, Zambians face a choice of futures. Ordinary citizens are clearly disposed to stand by their democratic ideals and reject dictatorship.

2017-07-22 'Do the Right Thing' South African Opposition Tells Lungu
[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has expressed concern over political developments in Zambia under the leadership of President Edgar Lungu.

2017-07-21 Former President Kenneth Kaunda Hospitalised
[Nation] Zambia's first President Kenneth Kaunda has spent his second day in the country's largest hospital following "minor complaints".

2017-07-20 Citizens Unhappy With Erosion of Democracy, Survey Shows
[Afrobarometer] Accra -In the face of mounting government repression, ordinary Zambians stand by their firm commitment to democratic ideals, reiterate solid support for institutional checks and balances, and strongly reject one-man rule, a new Afrobarometer survey has found.

2017-07-21 Catholic Bishops, Hichilema Confer
[Zambia Reports] The Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) led by His Grace, Archbishop Telesphore Mpundu are in Kabwe to meet incarcerated opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema.

2017-07-21 Zambian Truck Drivers Plead for Better Trucker Facilities
[New Era] Swakopmund -Coupled with the many challenges long distance truck drivers face, one of them is the lack of truckport facilities in Namibia, where drivers are sometimes expected to wait for days - even weeks - in limbo conditions, before they are able to do a turnaround trip.

2017-07-20 Opposition Recruits Members As Young As 14-Years Old
[Zambia Reports] Opposition party leader Chilufya Tayali has launched an aggressive party recruitment drive opening membership to teenagers as young as 14-years-old.

2017-07-19 Remember When Lungu Said He's Learning a Lot from Mugabe?
[allAfrica] Cape Town -Zambia has attracted some international attention over events that have taken place over a relatively short time. The world's media has in the past found Zambia uninteresting but suddenly paying more attention to the impoverished nation, for all the wrong reasons.

2017-07-20 Kazembe Wins Botswana Tennis Open Championship
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Edgar Kazembe of Zambian has won the Botswana Open Tennis Championships men's singles title with a 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 victory over Bishop Mosebi of Lesotho on Tuesday.

2017-07-20 Under-17 Off to Mauritius
[Zambia Reports] Zambia's under-17 set off on an early flight to Mauritius for the regional COSAFA tournament kicking off tomorrow.

2017-07-20 Hichilema Marks 100 Days in Jail - I Harbour No Hate
[Zambia Reports] UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema has marked his 100th day behind bars with a statement reassuring his supporters things will one day be well.

2017-07-20 Sata's Book Hits Shelf of All Major Book World Stores in Zambia
[Zambia Reports] NOTICE: Passion Indelible: Michael Chilufya Sata book is finally in all leading Book World Stores and Grey Matter Books at East Park Mall. Get a Copy @ only K200.

2017-07-19 President Lungu Upset With Law Association
[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Chagwa Lungu has challenged the Law Association of Zambia to form a political party and stop hiding behind the curtain of a legal association .

2017-07-19 Kambwili Takes On Presidential Spokesperson - Arrest or Leave Me Alone
[Zambia Reports] Roan MP Chishimba Kambwili says the conflicting statements by police and presidential spokesperson Amos Chanda on the presence of a horde of police at his residence last Sunday smacks of deception.

2017-07-19 Focus On Apparel, Fashion Industry
[Times of Zambia] IT is the desire of any nation to establish a flourishing industrialised economy that would comprise a viable apparel and fashion sector.

2017-07-18 Curious Baboon Causes Blackout in Tourist Town
[Deutsche Welle] An overly inquisitive baboon has triggered a power cut in a Zambian town near Victoria Falls. The animal suffered an electric shock, but survived the incident that experts say would have killed a human.

2017-07-18 Govt Welcomes Law Association's Support
[Times of Zambia] The Government has welcomed the support of the Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) for stating that President Edgar Lungu was within his constitutional powers to invoke Article 31 of the Constitution.

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