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Kenneth Kaunda was truly a man of the people, says Mac Maharaj

Independent online (SA) 20 Jun 2021
At the time in 1977, Maharaj was secretary of the ANC’s internal mission based in Zambia and had on occasion interacted with Kaunda ... Because the ANC was under attack from the apartheid regime, Kaunda took a personal interest in OR’s safety, giving him lodgings and an office at State House - Zambia’s presidential residence,” said Maharaj.
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Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia's charismatic first president, is dead at 97

CNN 18 Jun 2021
His death was confirmed by Zambia's current President Edgar Chagwa Lungu, who said in a Facebook post Thursday ... Kaunda was being treated for an undisclosed illness at a military hospital in the capital Lusaka, Lungu's office said in a press statement on Monday. His office told Reuters on Tuesday he was being treated for pneumonia.
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S.Africa honours Zambia's Kaunda with 10 mourning days

Urdu Point 18 Jun 2021
South Africa has declared 10 days of national mourning for Zambia's founding president Kenneth Kaunda who died at the age of 97 following a bout of pneumonia, the presidency said Friday ... Zambia under Kaunda was one of the countries most opposed to the apartheid government and for decades hosted the exiled African National Congress (ANC) on its soil.
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African leaders pay tribute to Zambia’s liberation giant

Anadolu Agency 18 Jun 2021
Paying rich tributes to Zambia’s founding President Kenneth Kaunda, who passed away at the age of 97 on Thursday, African leaders said the continent has lost a great leader and a liberation hero ... He said his country’s thoughts and prayers are with the Kaunda family and the people of Zambia at this time.
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Kenneth Kaunda, founding president of Zambia and foe of colonial rule, dies at 97

The Los Angeles Times 18 Jun 2021
LUSAKA, Zambia —. Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia’s founding president and a champion of African nationalism who spearheaded the fights to end white minority rule across southern Africa, has died ... President Ronald Reagan meets with Zambian President Kenneth Kaunda of Zambia in the Oval Office in 1987.
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SIRIM STS' online Halal training course attracts international participants

Malaysian National News Agency 18 Jun 2021
... organised by SIRIM STS Sdn Bhd, has attracted 14 international participants from various countries namely Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Cambodia, Kyrgyzstan, Mauritius, the Philippines, Uganda and Zambia.
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Zambia’s founding president Kenneth Kaunda dies aged 97

The Irish Times 17 Jun 2021
Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia’s founding president and one of Africa’s last surviving liberation leaders, has died at a military hospital in Lusaka, where he was being treated for pneumonia ... After an abortive attempt to return to political office, Mr Kaunda became deeply involved in the fight against HIV in Zambia and across Africa.
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Zambia’s first president Kenneth Kaunda dies at age 97

Wtop 17 Jun 2021
LUSAKA, Zambia (AP) — Zambia’s first president and champion of African independence Kenneth Kaunda has died at the age of 97, the country’s president Edgar Lungu announced on Facebook Thursday evening. Zambia will have 21 days of mourning, said Lungu ... administrative offices.
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Zambia's first president Kenneth Kaunda dies at age 97

North Shore News 17 Jun 2021
LUSAKA, Zambia (AP) — Zambia's first president and champion of African independence Kenneth Kaunda has died at the age of 97, the country’s president Edgar Lungu announced on Facebook Thursday evening. Zambia will have 21 days of mourning, said Lungu ... and administrative offices.
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Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia’s founding president, dies aged 97

The Observer 17 Jun 2021
Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia’s founding president and one of Africa’s last surviving liberation leaders, has died at a military hospital in Lusaka, where he was being treated for pneumonia ... After an abortive attempt to return to political office, Kaunda became deeply involved in the fight against HIV in Zambia and across Africa.
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Former Zambian president Kenneth Kaunda has died aged 97

Independent online (SA) 17 Jun 2021
Kaunda was the first democratically elected president of Zambia after gaining independence from Britain in 1964. He was in office until 1991 ... After he was admitted to hospital, his office released a statement asking Zambians and the rest of the world to pray for his recovery.
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JUST IN: Former Zambian president Kenneth Kaunda has died aged 97

Independent online (SA) 17 Jun 2021
Kaunda was the first democratically elected president of Zambia after gaining independence from Britain in 1964. He was in office until 1991 ... After he was admitted to hospital, his office released a statement asking Zambians and the rest of the world to pray for his recovery.
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Zambia’s first president, Kenneth Kaunda, is dead at 97

La Prensa Latina 17 Jun 2021
Kaunda became prime minister of what was then still the British colony of Northern Rhodesia after his UNIP party swept the 1963 parliamentary elections and assumed the office of president the following year when Zambia gained ...
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Zambia's first president Kaunda's condition stable

China.dot.org 15 Jun 2021
LUSAKA, June 15 (Xinhua) -- The condition of Zambia's first President Kenneth Kaunda has been stable, his office said on Tuesday ... Kaunda ruled Zambia from 1964 when the country ...
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Zambia’s founding president Kaunda, 97, treated for pneumonia

Metro USA 15 Jun 2021
LUSAKA (Reuters) – Zambia’s former president Kenneth Kaunda, 97, is being treated for pnuemonia at a military hospital in the capital Lusaka, his office said on Tuesday.
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