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Dickson Jere

Dickson Jere

    Zim exiles face new fear and loathing in SA
    Zim exiles face new fear and loathing in SA
    Having fled the spiralling post-election violence in his native Zimbabwe, Given Sithole never imagined he would now be fearing for his life in what...
    Floods wreak havoc in Zambia
    Floods wreak havoc in Zambia
    Jerry Mweemba, an 82-year-old farmer, stoically chews on his pipe as he surveys the line of grass-thatched huts waist-high in brown rainwater in...
    Mugabe gets hero's welcome at summit
    Mugabe gets hero's welcome at summit
    Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe was given a hero's welcome on Thursday at the opening of a Southern African summit set to be dominated by international concerns over his country's meltdown....
    'Very little' SADC can do over Zimbabwe
    'Very little' SADC can do over Zimbabwe
    Southern African leaders will unlikely be able to find a solution to the meltdown in Zimbabwe at their summit meeting in Zambia later this week,...
    Hu vows investment, debt relief for Zambia
    Hu vows investment, debt relief for Zambia
    Chinese President Hu Jintao unveiled a package of investment and debt relief as he brought his Africa tour to Zambia, a visit clouded by tensions...
    Zambia economic march marred by political squabbles
    Zambia economic march marred by political squabbles
    Zambia is in the midst of record economic growth but political squabbles and the Southern African nation's failure to tackle endemic poverty have...
    Zambia's 'King Cobra' stirs up political snake pit
    Zambia's 'King Cobra' stirs up political snake pit
    Zambia, normally one of Africa's most stable countries, is facing unprecedented turbulence as opposition leader Michael Sata turns up the heat on...
    Zambia discovers oil, gas near Angola border
    Zambia discovers oil, gas near Angola border
    Zambia is planning to invite foreign firms to conduct exploratory drills for oil and gas after the first-ever reserves were found near the border...
    Zambian opposition chief urges calm after poll riots
    Zambian opposition chief urges calm after poll riots
    Zambian opposition leader Michael Sata appealed for calm on Monday after his supporters went on a rampage when presidential election results showed...
    Zambian leader re-elected as ruling-party head
    Zambian leader re-elected as ruling-party head
    Zambian President Levy Mwanawasa was re-elected as leader of his ruling party, results showed on Friday, winning the lion's share of votes at a...
    Fifty killed by blast at Zambian mine
    Fifty killed by blast at Zambian mine
    Rescuers intensified a search for bodies on Thursday, a day after a blast at a Chinese-owned factory in a Zambian copper mine killed more than 50...
    Former Zambian president back in the dock
    Former Zambian president back in the dock
    Zambia's former president Frederick Chiluba was back in the dock on Thursday as a new corruption trial began on charges of stealing $488 000...