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Mga armadong lalaki na nagtangkang okupahin ang isang bakanteng lote sa Q.C., nasakote.

Walong armadong lalaki ang nadakip ng mga awtoridad matapos silang lumusob at binalak na okupahin ang isang lote sa Quezon City. Ang katiwala at mga kasama nito sa naturang lote, tinangka pa raw tangayin.

- GMA News - PH

Thank you! President Kenyatta says for active participation in Jubilee primaries.

NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 29 – President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday met and thanked Governors Ken Lusaka, Salim Mvurya, Samuel Kuntai Ole Tunai and Hussein Dado for standing with the Jubilee Party and helping in the quest to deepen democracy in the country. The President was speaking at a meeting at State House, Nairobi that was

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Duale, Lusaka among aspirants getting Jubilee tickets unopposed.

NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 28 - National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale , Bungoma Governor Ken Lusaka and Meru Senator Kiraitu Murungi are among candidates expected at the Jubilee Party headquarters Friday to collect their nomination certificates. The three are among aspirants who were unopposed in their quest to seek ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

The fate of Africa's Lake Tanganyika lies in the balance.

The declining fishing yield in the Lake Tanganyika region is being exacerbated by an influx of refugees. Reuters/Sala LewisStanding on the steep rocky shores of Lake Tanganyika at sunset, looking out at fishermen heading out for their nightly lamp-boat fishing trips, it's easy to imagine this immense 32,900km2 body of water ...

- The Conversation - UK

News24.com | Lungu creating confusion to justify state of emergency - Zambian opposition.

Zambia's main opposition party, the United Party for National Development, has accused President Edgar Lungu's government of trying to frame it for arson, adding that this is government's plan to increase political repression.

- News24.com - ZA

Zambian Opposition Leader Remains in Jail.

Zambia's opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has been behind bars for two weeks. He will remain there as a judge in Magistrate's Court said Wednesday he did not have the power to rule on a defense motion to drop the charge of treason. Zambia does not allow bail for treason cases.   The spokesman for Hichilema's UPND ...

- Voice of America - US

Court upholds treason charges against Zambia's opposition leader.

A bid by lawyers to have treason charges against Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema dropped has been rejected by a Lusaka court. Hichilema is accused of plotting to overthrow the government. 

- Deutsche Welle - DE

News24.com | Zambian court upholds opposition leader treason charge.

A court has refused a request to drop treason charges against Zambia's main opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema after he allegedly blocked the president's motorcade earlier this month.

- News24.com - ZA

Zambian court upholds opposition leader treason charge.

LUSAKA, Zambia, Apr 26 - A court on Wednesday refused a request to drop treason charges against Zambia's main opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema after he allegedly blocked the president's motorcade earlier this month. Hichilema was arrested two weeks ago for allegedly obstructing President Edgar Lungu's official limousine ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Zambian court upholds treason charges against Hichilema.

Court refuses to dismiss charges against Hichilema, who was arrested for allegedly blocking the president's limousine.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Zambian Court Rejects Application to Dismiss Opposition Leader's Treason Charge.

A Zambian court rejected a bid on Wednesday by lawyers for detained opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema to have treason charges against him dropped. "The charge of treason is only triable in the High Court. The law does not place power in the subordinate court to quash the indictment. The motion to quash the treason charge ...

- Voice of America - US

Pros Andersen, Ngige chase Zambia Open honours

Stefan Andersen and Simon Ngige are in Lusaka to try their luck in the Zambia Sugar Open.

- Daily Nation - KE

Zambia said to near mine company stake sale to Israeli investor

Zambia, Africa's second-biggest copper producer, is close to selling a stake in ZCCM Investments Holdings, a State controlled mine holding company, for more than $100-million, according to three people familiar with the matter. Sapir Capital, an Israeli private equity company that's invested in industries from ...

- Mining Weekly - ZA

Zambian Opposition Denies Arson, says Government Plotting Against it

Zambia's main opposition party, whose leader has been arrested and charged with treason, accused the government on Monday of trying to frame it for arson as an excuse for greater political suppression. President Edgar Lungu said last week he might declare a state of emergency in some areas after public buildings were ...

- Voice of America - US

Zambia turns to charcoal as hydroelectricity sources drain

Zambia has long relied on rainfall to generate electricity. But with climate change rapidly depleting water sources, people are turning to charcoal for their power needs, prompting calls to ban the black fuel.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Team Uganda glum-faced after sixth place finish in Kitwe

A damp mood took over Team Uganda's camp after finishing a distant sixth at the Africa Zone V Golf Championships that ended in Kitwe, Zambia on Friday

- Daily Monitor - UG

Zambia: Support International Criminal Court

– Zambia should reaffirm its membership in the International Criminal Court to best advance justice for victims of atrocities, a group of African organizations and international nongovernmental organizations with a presence in Africa said today. Expand The International Criminal Court premises in The Hague. © 2016 Human ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

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