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Economy key in Zambia's election

Zambians go to the polls this week to elect a new president and national assembly.

There have been growing concerns over political violence in the country ahead of the election. For many it is the economy which is key - with rising inflation, a weaker currency and power shortages.

The BBC's Kennedy Gondwe reports.

  • 08 Aug 2016
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