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I'll get another job soon, ex-governor Lusaka says.

Mr Lusaka lost to Mr Wycliffe Wangamati of Ford-Kenya.

- Daily Nation - KE

Top Zambia opposition leader freed, treason charges dropped.

LUSAKA, Zambia " The Lusaka high court has dropped treason charges against Zambia's most prominent opposition leader and released him from custody.The United Party for National Development leader Hakainde Hichilema had been...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Pulis na sangkot daw sa droga at misis niyang buntis, patay sa umano'y shootout.

Isang pulis na sangkot umano sa iligal na droga ang napatay sa umano'y engkwentro ng kaniyang mga kapwa-pulis sa Cebu. Ang kaniyang asawang buntis, nadamay at kasama niyang nasawi.

- GMA News - PH

News24.com | Top Africa Stories: Grace Mugabe, Zambia, Nigeria.

The MDC says Zimbabwe's international image has been tarnished by Grace Mugabe's alleged assault, and Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has been released from prison and treason charges against him have been dropped.

- News24.com - ZA

Zambia opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema released.

Zambia 8217;s opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema, who has been held in prison since April on treason charges, has been released. Mr Hichilema was due to stand trial, but instead walked free from Lusaska 8217;s high court after 100 days in custody. Sources say the charges against Mr Hichilema and five aides were dropped ...

- ModernGhana - GH

Zambian political opposition leader released from prison.

Hakainde Hichilema, president of the opposition party United Party for National Development, was freed after spending 100 days in prison.

- Christian Science Monitor - US

News24.com | Zambia opposition chief freed, treason charge dropped: party.

Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has been released from prison and treason charges against him have been dropped, his party says before his trial begins in trial.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | 'I want to thank God...,' says Zambia opposition leader after his release.

The Lusaka high court has dropped treason charges against Zambia's most prominent opposition leader and released him from custody.

- News24.com - ZA

Zambia opposition chief freed, treason charge dropped: party.

Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema was released from prison Wednesday and treason charges against him were dropped, his party said shortly before his trial was to begin in Lusaka.

- TheCitizen - TZ

Zambia opposition leader freed, treason charge dropped.

Lusaka, Zambia, Aug 16 - Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema walked free from prison Wednesday after treason charges against him were dropped, averting a trial that threatened turmoil in the southern African nation. Hichilema, whose trial was due to begin in the morning, had been in custody since April over ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Indian national na sangkot daw sa kidnap for ransom, patay sa mga pulis.

Patay sa pakikipag-engkwentro umano sa mga pulis ang isang Indian national at dalawa niyang kasama na sinasabing sangkot sa kidnap for ransom sa Laguna. Ang sinasabing 'engkwentro,' nahagip sa CCTV camera.

- GMA News - PH

News24.com | President Lungu: HIV, Aids testing now compulsory in Zambia

Zambian President Edgar Lungu has reportedly announced that HIV and Aids testing is now compulsory in the southern African country, as his government tries to eradicate the diseases by 2030.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | Hichilema: Zambia's dogged opposition leader

Hakainde Hichilema, who was released from custody after treason charges against him were dropped, is a self-made entrepreneur who has made five unsuccessful attempts to become the Zambian president.

- News24.com - ZA

Zambian Opposition Leader Calls on Government to Free Detained Party Members

Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema called on the government to free several members of his party who are still being detained over various charges hours after he was released from prison on Wednesday. The state prosecutor dropped charges against him of plotting to overthrow the government. Hichilema and five ...

- Voice of America - US

Zambia opposition chief freed, treason charge dropped

His trial had threatened to rock a country known for its relative stability

- Daily Nation - KE

Zambia opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema released

Hakainde Hichilema is free after 100 days in jail following allegations he endangered the president.

- BBC - UK

Zambia frees opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema

Hakainde Hichilema, accused of plotting to overthrow government, freed by judge after state prosecutor drops charges.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Zambia opposition chief freed, treason charge dropped

LUSAKA, Zambia, Aug 16 - Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema was released from prison Wednesday and the treason charges against him were dropped shortly before his trial was to begin in Lusaka. Hichilema has been in custody since April over an incident in which he allegedly failed to give way to President Edgar ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Zambia Opposition Leader Freed After Treason Charges Dropped

Zambia's jailed opposition leader, Hakainde Hichilema, was released from prison, ending a four-month detention amid mounting international pressure.

- Wall Street Journal - US

Zambia opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema released from prison, treason charges dropped

Hakainde Hichilema had been charged with treason for failing to give way to President Lungu's motorcade. Once a stable democracy, Zambia now risks becoming increasingly authoritarian.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Zambian Opposition Leader Pleads Not Guilty to Treason Charges

Zambia’s top opposition leader pleaded not guilty to treason charges in court Monday, disappointing those who had hoped the prosecution would drop the charges to make way for talks between Hakainde Hichilema and his arch-rival, President Edgar Lungu. The case has intensified the African nation’s deepening ...

- Voice of America - US

News24.com | Foreign press barred from Zambia opposition court case

International media in Zambia have been barred from a court where opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema is due to appear on treason charges in a case that has fuelled political tensions.

- News24.com - ZA

Zambia opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema pleads not guilty to treason

The state has decided to take the matter for trial on Wednesday.

- Daily Nation - KE

News24.com | Zambia opposition leader pleads not guilty to treason: party

Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema pleaded not guilty to treason as the start date of his trial was set for Wednesday, his party has said.

- News24.com - ZA

Zambia opposition leader due in court on treason charges

Mr Hichilema has been in custody since April.

- Daily Nation - KE

Mga opisyal ng barangay na sangkot sa iligal na droga, dapat kasuhan-- Koko Pimentel

Iginiit ni Senate President Aquilino 'Koko” Pimentel III na dapat sampahan ng kaso ang lahat ng barangay official na kasama sa listahan ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte ng mga personalidad na sabit sa iligal na droga.

- GMA News - PH

Zambia opposition leader due in court on treason charges

Lusaka, Zambia, Aug 14 - Zambia's detained opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema is due to appear in court Monday on treason charges, four months after he was arrested and as political tensions rise in the country. Hichilema, who narrowly lost last year's presidential elections, has been in custody since April over an ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Zambia to Drop Treason Charges Against Opposition Leader

Zambian prosecutors plan to drop treason charges against jailed opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema, a step that would ease the political crisis that has been roiling one of Africa's most stable democracies.

- Wall Street Journal - US

Britain's Tullow Launches Oil, Gas Exploration In Zambia

Tullow Oil starts exploring for oil and gas in Zambia.

- Rigzone.com - US

News24.com | Top Africa stories: Kenya, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Ex-president Thabo Mbeki has commended Kenyans for the peaceful and orderly way the country conducted their elections, and Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa's ally says a coup is likely in Zim if Mugabe fails to carefully choose his successor.

- News24.com - ZA

Teen Girls Gather in Malawi to Advance Science, Tech Skills

A hundred teenage girls from seven countries are gathered the Malawi University of Science and Technology in the country's Thyolo district for a Women in Science camp. Experts from Intel Corp. and Google are teaching the girls — from Rwanda, Uganda, Liberia, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi and the U.S. — to develop ...

- Voice of America - US

Hunger bites as dry spell hits Ntungamo

This has rendered the area dry with many residents facing biting hunger, especially in Rweikiniro, Ruhaama, Ruhaama East, Kitwe Town Council and Ngoma sub-counties

- Daily Monitor - UG

Where is Zambia's President Heading?

Expand Zambia's President Edgar Lungu attends a signing ceremony at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, February 8, 2016. © 2016 Reuters It seems like Zambia's President Edgar Lungu is seeking to consolidate his power. Just last week, he seized on the fact that an arsonist had torched the capital Lusaka's main market, to ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

Where is Zambia's President Heading?

It seems like Zambia's President Edgar Lungu is seeking to consolidate his power. Just last week, he seized on the fact that an arsonist had torched the capital Lusaka's main market, to declare a state of threatened emergency. The declaration, among other things, allows police to ban public meetings and impose travel ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

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