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Kenneth David Buchizya Kaunda (KK)

Date of Birth: 28 April 1924
Place of Birth: Chinsali
Died: 17 June 2021


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Pre-presidential discord

Founding President Kenneth Kaunda called for a meeting between Sata and Hichilema at his residence with a view to agreeing on a single opposition candidate; Sata walked out after it was suggested that he make room for the youthful Hichilema...


Who wants to run the country?

Mung’omba was a member of parliament in President Kenneth Kaunda’s time headed the ADB in the 1980s and chaired the Constitutional Review Committee from 2003 to 2006...


The neighbours start to turn

Zambia’s former President Kenneth Kaunda is lobbying for a new initiative on Zimbabwe asking SADC to cancel the presidential run-off and form a Mugabe-led unity government...


James Lemkin

Lemkin became well known among the Independence generation of Zambian politicians and acted as personal advisor to the President Kenneth Kaunda...


The Africa Forum

This is a message dear to the heart of the Forum Chairman Kenneth Kaunda (founding President of Zambia) who lost a son to the AIDS pandemic...


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'...


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