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Zambia Opposition Accuses President Edgar Lungu of Barring Election Campaign - Bloomberg

Zambia’s main opposition party criticized what it called an effective ban on campaign rallies before elections in August, after President warned that such gatherings could accelerate the spread of the coronavirus. Lungu on Wednesday ordered police to ensure health guidelines are followed and said opposition parties should avoid public gatherings so that Zambia avoids a situation like in India, where political rallies accelerated the spread of the pandemic.

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Zambia Opposition Accuses President Edgar Lungu of Barring Election Campaign - Bloomberg