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As Zambia’s Presidential Election Campaign Heats Up, China Isn’t an Issue…Yet

Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema. AFP.

Zambia’s presidential election campaign is now shifting into high gear following last weekend’s nomination of President Edgar Lungu as the ruling Patriotic Front’s candidate. Meantime, the country’s main opposition leader, the United Party for National Development’s Hakainde Hichilema (photo), indicated that he’s going to attack Lungu on the issue of debt.

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