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Former Zambian president Guy Scott has criticised President Edgar Lungu over the remarks he made during the recently ended United Nations summit in New York.
Former Zambian president Guy Scott has reportedly said that he cannot be held responsible for the Patriotic Front’s waning political support.
Former Zambian president Guy Scott has declared that if President Edgar Lungu and the MMD don't voluntarily step down he will make life difficult for them to rule the country.
Zambia President Edgar Lungu says his government will find it difficult to stop violence ahead of the upcoming presidential elections.
Zambia's newly-elected president Edgar Lungu has dropped vice president Guy Scott – who was briefly Africa’s only white leader – from his administration.
Heavy rains have not deterred Zambian voters who stood in rain drenched clothes on muddy ground to vote to elect a president after a ruling party struggle following the death of Michael Sata in office last year.
Zambian political parties have wrapped up their campaigns ahead of a special presidential election called following the death of president Michael Sata.
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Zambian political leaders are steeped in power struggles that threaten to derail a peaceful transition and an orderly conduct of the poll next month, amid street fights, court actions and suspensions.
A major split in Zambia's ruling Patriotic Front has seen two factions select rival candidates for presidential elections next month.
Former Zambian vice president Guy Scott has criticised President Edgar Lungu's recent attack on US diplomats, who had aired their displeasure at the ongoing assault on press freedom following the closure of the The Post newspaper.
Former Zambian president Guy Scott has come under fire for his continued attacks on President Edgar Lungu, according to a report.
The Law Association of Zambia has called on politicians to look into the killings that sparked recent xenophobic violence in the southern African country.
Former Zambian president Guy Scott has told President Edgar Lungu and his Patriotic Front cadres that the ongoing political violence in the southern African country is "annoying", according to a report.
One of the frontrunners in Zambia’s presidential elections has cried fraud just hours after polling stations opened in a tightly contested race to replace Michael Sata, who died in office last year.
Zambia is voting in a tightly contested race to elect a president after a ruling party power struggle following the death of Michael Sata in office last year.
Zambia will hold a presidential election to replace Michael Sata, who died in October after a long illness.
Zambia's cabinet has passed a vote of no confidence in interim president Guy Scott and asked him to resign, intensifying a power struggle within the ruling party.
Zambia’s high court has declared defence minister Edgar Lungu the duly elected presidential candidate of the ruling PF, after a power struggle that has rocked the party ahead of next month’s polls.
A faction in Zambia's ruling Patriotic Front has elected Defence Minister Edgar Lungu as the party's president in a disputed vote highlighting a bitter power struggle ahead of a January presidential election.
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