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Posts published in June 2021

Remembering Kenneth Kaunda, the President Who Was an Artist

[Nation] Former Zambia President, Kenneth Kaunda (KK), was a spellbinding orator and singer. "In one of his last major public appearances, at the funeral of Nelson Mandela in December 2013, Mr Kaunda recalled his own history in the fight to end aparthe...

Kaunda Aged Like Fine Wine After Office and His Follies Were Forgiven

[East African] My first close encounter with an African election campaign and vote was in 1980, when I was still a fumbling lad barely out of my teens. That vote ended in a shambles, with widespread allegations that it was rigged for the Uganda People'...

Kenneth Kaunda, the Football-Loving President

[New Frame] The late former president loved and promoted football during his 27 years in power, but the beautiful game would also become the platform Zambians used to show they had had enough of his rule.

Transporters Concerned With Zambia Exclusive Right

[Daily News] TRANSPORTERS in the country have asked the government to consult Zambian authorities to review some of its laws and regulations which grant exclusive rights to Zambian transporters to transport goods to and from Zambia.

Zambia Surprise With Mweene Recall for Cosafa Cup

[Cosafa] Zambia coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic has recalled veteran goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene after naming a 30-man provisional squad for the 2021 COSAFA Cup that will be staged in Nelson Mandela Bay from July 6-18.

Badminton Boss Retains Africa Post

[Times of Zambia] Mulenga -- Badminton Zambia (BZ) is elated with the re-election of its president Kingsley Mulenga into the Badminton Confederation of Africa (BCA) board.

Remain Steadfast, Coach Urges Shepolopolo

[Times of Zambia] Zambia women's team coach Bruce Mwape has urged the players to remain steadfast and not to be distracted by the current happenings ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Rivals Commit to Peaceful Polls in Honour of Kaunda

[CAJ News] Lusaka -- THE main rivals in Zambia's upcoming general elections owe it to the legacy of the late Kenneth Kaunda to overcome their animosity and ensure the polls in August are credible.

Africa Mourns Kaunda

[Times of Zambia] As the remains of Zambia's first President Kenneth Kaunda are prepared for the solemn journey of visiting all the provincial centres, to be followed by a State funeral at the Heroes Stadium in Lusaka before burial at the Presidential ...

Remembering Kaunda On National Land Policy

[Times of Zambia] AS we continue remembering late Zambia's first President Kenneth Kaunda, today, we focus on the national land policy he introduced in the country in the immediate post-independence era from 1964 to, say, 1974.

MPLA Leader Praises Late Kenneth Kaunda Achievements

[ANGOP] Luanda -- The deputy president of MPLA, Luísa Damião, Monday in Luanda paid a homage to the first president and founder of the Republic of Zambia, Kenneth Kaunda, who died on the 17th of this month, victim of illness.

UDP Sends Condolence Message On the Passing of Dr. Kenneth Kaunda

[The Point] On behalf of the National Executive Committee, the entire Membership of the United Democratic Party and on my own behalf, I send heartfelt condolences and pray that the entire Kaunda family and the Zambian people are comforted as they mourn...