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  1. Billionaire Aliko Dangote cements his baseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

    ... including Zambian President Edgar Lungu, earlier this month as he opened a new factory on the outskirts of Ndola, Zambia's third-largest city. The material is "the most basic input into building infrastructure". The plant will help bring Dangote ...

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  2. VirtualScopics, Inc. Collaborates with Large Pharmaceutical Company...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Freshnews

    VirtualScopics, Inc. , a leading provider of clinical trial imaging solutions, announced today, they are collaborating with a large pharmaceutical company providing support for a new philanthropic, epidemiology study partnering with the Ministry of Health in Africa. VirtualScopics has teamed up with a cardiac sonographer to acquire echocardiograms from children in Zambia.

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  3. Moody's: SA rating 'at the right level'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    South Africa's credit rating doesn't warrant a negative outlook despite a worsening economic outlook, Moody's Investors Service said. "We have a stable outlook, which means that we don't expect to change the ratings for the next 12 to 18 months," Kristin Lindow, senior vice-president at Moody's, said by phone on Wednesday.

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  4. Living on the edge in ZambiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... least 300 cubic metres per second. In rainy season, the falls stretch a remarkable 1,700 metres across the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe (well over twice the width of Niagara's Horseshoe Falls). But now, in November, it's the tail end of dry season ...

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  5. Zambian female boxer gets new South African opponentRead the original story

    Tuesday | Xinhuanet

    Zambia's female boxing sensation Esther Phiri will now face a new opponent in her welterweight unification title fight, the Zambia Daily Mail reported on Tuesday. Julie Tshabalala of South Africa took place of Sandra Almeida of South Africa, who withdrew from the September 18 rematch due to a busy schedule.

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  6. Money lenders shouldn't arrest debtors, judge saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Daily Monitor

    Kabarole. Justice David Batema, the resident judge Fort Portal High Court, has warned money lenders in Rwenzori sub-region to stop using courts as a way of recovering money from civil debtors.

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  7. Southampton flop Emmanuel Mayuka seals permanent move to Ligue 2 club MetzRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Daily Mail

    French side Metz have sealed the signing of Zambia international Emmanuel Mayuka from Premier League side Southampton on a three-year contract. The 24-year-old striker, who was the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations top scorer, joined Saints from Young Boys in August 2012 but scored only one goal from 19 appearances for the club.

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  8. Meet The Non-MD's Solving Systemic Health Care Problems For Global Health CorpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Fast Company

    ... and efficiently provide services to their constituents." Who: Kenya Murray, 27, epidemiologist Where: Lusaka, Zambia at the Zambia Centre for Applied Health Research and Development (ZCAHRD), studying pertussis, malaria, pneumonia, and diarrheal ...

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  9. Another Catholic priest dies, laid to restRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | New Vision

    By Juliet Lukwago A Catholic priest, Fr. Emmanuel Mboggo Nsubuga, 76, who succumbed to prostate cancer on Saturday was buried Monday at St Joseph's Catholic Parish, Lweza where he had served four years.

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  10. W/R: Court places injunction on D/A electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | GhanaWeb

    A Sekondi High Court has placed an injunction on the district assembly elections at West Tanokrom in the Sekondi/Takoradi Metropolis in the Western region. The plaintiff Samuel Kwesi Anderson is the immediate past Assembly Member for the area who is seeking re-election for a fourth term.

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  11. Govt kicks off 2016/17 budget consultationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | New Vision

    The director of budget in the ministry of finance Kenneth Mugambe chats with the coordinator of Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group Julius Mukunda during a meeting on national budget allocations at the ministry of finance headquarters in Kampala on August 28, 2015. Photo by Francis Emorut By Francis Emorut The ministry of finance, planning, economic and development has released a time table for national budget consultations across the country that begins today August 31 up to Sept 11. According to the director of finance, Kenneth Mugambe the consultation is aimed at involving citizens' input in the budget process for next financial year 2016/2017.

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  12. Zambia: Stop Political YappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | AllAfrica.com

    ... and the brief water shortage in Lusaka. With the politicising of anything from Plot One and Government, we feel if Zambia experienced an earthquake or some natural catastrophe, some people would accuse President Lungu and the Government as being ...

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  13. Zambia: Indeni Procures Correct CrudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | AllAfrica.com

    ... e circumcision and routine HIV/AIDS tests. Republican President Edgar Lungu has donated part of the proceeds from the Zambia Golf Union tournament held at State see more>>

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  14. Zambia: Computer Assembly Plant WelcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | AllAfrica.com

    ... curb abuse of social media in the country. Republican President Edgar Lungu has donated part of the proceeds from the Zambia Golf Union tournament held at State see more>>

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  15. African Copper V Conference - Lusaka, ZambiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | MBendi

    ... copper-producing region. Africa's copper potential continues to hold the interest of the global mining community. Zambia and DRC are striving to meet higher production targets and supply is growing in countries such as Botswana and Namibia. ...

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  16. Bulldogs edge Sandwich for Streator Invite titleRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Times

    ... in this tournament today, and I like being on this new team," said Mushimba, a transfer student from the Republic of Zambia. "It's been real cool. They welcomed me, and I think we're blending together real nice." Bulldogs keeper David Calderon - ...

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  17. Museveni commissions Kazo-Kamwenge road; promises safe waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | New Vision

    By Abdulkarim Ssengendo, Edwin Ram & Lawrence Mucunguzi President Yoweri Museveni on Saturday commissioned the sh167b Kazo-Kamwenge road. The upgrading of 75km of the Kazo-Makwenge road is part of the bigger project of upgrading the 208km Nyakahita-Kazo-Kamwenge-Fort Portal road.

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  18. Zambia: Let There Be No Bloodshed - President LunguRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | AllAfrica.com

    President Edgar Lungu says there should be no bloodbath in the upcoming Solwezi West by-election calling for peaceful and issue-based campaigns ahead of the September 24. The Head of State has also warned members of the ruling Patriotic Front against bickering over campaign funds for the Solwezi West parliamentary by-election. President Lungu says no life should be lost in the name of by-election especially that people were only exercising their democratic right.

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  19. Zambia: Criminals Terrorise Kitwe SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | AllAfrica.com

    The armed robbers who are still at large have invaded Kitwe's Ndeke residential area and their attempt to steal computers at Ndeke Secondary School failed after police were alerted. "There is no proper security.

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  20. Kenya: Free Trade Deal Worries FarmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | AllAfrica.com

    Maize farmers in Trans Nzoia County are a worried lot owing to the national government's commitment to strengthen the East African trade protocol that allows free trade. Growers who spoke in Kitale on Friday said the unrestricted trade area has destabilised the price of maize in the country owing to flooding of the market with cheap grain from Uganda.

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