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Zimbabwe

Kenneth David Buchizya Kaunda (KK)

Date of Birth: 28 April 1924
Place of Birth: Chinsali


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Neighbours undercover

Zambian Vice-President Rupiah Banda who grew up in Zimbabwe and was Foreign Minister under Kenneth Kaunda flew to Harare on 1 August to mend fences between President Levy Mwanawasa (who called Zimbabwe a 'sinking Titanic') and Robert Mugabe...


The Titanic sails at dawn

The new Vice-President Rupiah Banda 69 served as Foreign Minister under ex-President Kenneth Kaunda and helped turn Eastern province from its traditional support for Kaunda to the MMD...


Enter ex-Presidents

Former Presidents Kenneth Kaunda and Frederick Chiluba have each picked an opposition candidate for the presidential election on 28 September...


Charles Janson

Backed by other British figures in the Capricorn Society notably James Lemkin (a friend of Zambia's future President Kenneth Kaunda) Charles March (now the Duke of Richmond) and John the late Lord Vernon a former colonial officer and diplomat Janson began to publish a newsletter with the title Africa 1960 hoping to 'make people take Africa seriously'...


Candidates wanted

The UDA also embraces the formerly ruling United National Independence Party (UNIP) whose father-figure Kenneth Kaunda (Zambia's founding President) had wanted Mazoka to be the presidential candidate so may not support Nawakwi...


Where sick men rule

Their candidate to be picked by consensus among the three leaders is likely to be either the UPND's Anderson Mazoka or the FDD's Edith Nawakwi; ex-President Kenneth Kaunda's son UNIP's Tilyenji Kaunda is the underdog...


Stalin's textbook

'It could cost the party its support base because in trying to get rid of him people might ditch the party as well as with Kenneth Kaunda and his United National Independence Party in neighbouring Zambia'...


Wearing green

Its rival camps are led by ex-President Kenneth Kaunda's son Tilyenji Kaunda and by the veteran politician Simon Mwewa...


Proof of the PUDDing

Some want to suspend the current constitution and revert to the 1991 one a compromise between Chiluba then opposition leader and President Kenneth Kaunda...


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