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Daily Archives: July 24, 2017

Expelled Musenge to form party

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Former Copperbelt Minister Mwenya Musenge says his expulsion from the ruling Patriotic Front is because of the advice he gave President Edgar Lungu on the arrest of UPND president Hakainde Hichilema. Mr Musenga has told Q-news that his expulsion is not the end of his political career, but a blessing in disguise as he will now be able to speak ...

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Man City bank on expensive wide boys

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Nothing reflects the evolution of football’s modern fullback more than Manchester City’s decision to spend around £120 million on buying three in 10 days – with a fourth possibly on the wa Benjamin Mendy became the latest to arrive at the Etihad Stadium on Monday for a reported £49 million, joining Danilo, signed from Real Madrid for £26 million on ...

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Inter beat Lyon in pre-season friendly

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A bumpy pitch and hot weather took the shine off Inter Milan’s 1-0 victory over Lyon on Monday in a pre-season friendly held in China. The match at Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre – home of Chinese Super League’s Jiangsu Suning – saw both sides struggle with the poor surface and humidity. The city’s weather bureau issued a red heatwave alert ...

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Trade between SA and Zambia reaches 1.6 USD-Mutati

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Finance Minister Felix Mutati says the value of trade between South Africa and Zambia reached 1.6 billion United States dollars in 2016. Mr. Mutati says there is seriously need to address the trade imbalance between the two countries as trade is mostly in favour of South Africa. Speaking during a trade and investment mission for South African companies in Lusaka, ...

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Chiputa encourages Kambwili and Musenge to respect party rules

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University of Zambia historian Euston Chiputa says expelled Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili and former Copperbelt Minister Mwenya Musenge could not have been expelled had they respected the party’s rules and regulations. Dr. Chiputa tells QTV News that each and every organization has its own rules and regulations which ought to be followed. He says having campaigned heavily for ...

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Linkin Park pay tribute to Chester Bennington

The band had been due to embark on a North American tour

Linkin Park have released their first official statement after the death of frontman Chester Bennington last week. “Our hearts are broken. The shock waves of grief and denial are still sweeping through our family as we come to grips with what has happened,” it read. “You touched so many lives, maybe even more than you realised,” it continued. Bennington’s body ...

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US-Russia probe: Trump son-in-law Kushner denies collusion

Mr Kushner appears before the Senate on Monday and the House on Tuesday

President Donald Trump’s son-in-law has said neither he nor anyone in the Trump campaign team colluded with Russian officials over the US election. Jared Kushner said he had no improper contacts and did not rely on Russian funds to finance business activities. Mr Kushner released his opening statement ahead of giving testimony before a Senate panel on Monday. The Senate, ...

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Switzerland chainsaw attack: Police hunt Schaffhausen attacker

Central parts of Schaffhausen have been sealed off by police

Police are hunting for a man who attacked five people with a chainsaw in the Swiss town of Schaffhausen. Franz Wrousis is alleged to have launched his assault at a health insurance office shortly after 10:30 local time (08:30 GMT). Police said they believed Mr Wrousis, who is thought to live in the woods, is still armed with a chainsaw. ...

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Lungu hates me – Kambwili

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Expelled Patriotic Front Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili claims President Edgar Lungu has always harbored hatred towards him from the time he appointed him Information and Broadcasting Services Minister. Mr Kambwili has told a media briefing in Lusaka today that this is what has led to his expulsion from the ruling party. He has complained that President Lungu has ...

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Generation Game to be brought back with Mel and Sue

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Former Great British Bake Off hosts Mel and Sue are to host the return of BBC classic show The Generation Game. It has been commissioned for an initial four-episode run, although a launch date has yet to be set. “It’s a cuddly toy, it’s a toaster, it’s a circular power saw, no it’s Mel and Sue doing the Generation Game! ...

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